THE INDIANA MEDICAL HISTORY MUSEUM
3045 West Vermont Street | Indianapolis, IN 46222 | (317) 635-7329
Thursday 10:00 - 4:00
Friday 10:00 - 4:00
Saturday 10:00 - 4:00
Visits are by guided tour only.
Tours start on the hour.
Tours last approximately one hour.
Last tour begins at 3:00.
Just show up on the hour -- you do not need to make a reservation unless you have a group of 6 or more.
Courtesy of Tom Mueller Photography, LLC
The Old Pathology Building is in trouble!
Roof damage and severe water intrusion threaten this historic building and its collections.
Damage from water intrusion throughout the Old Pathology Building
This series spotlights the patient perspective on life at Indiana's flagship mental institution, Central State Hospital (1848-1994).
**Registration information coming soon.**
August 26-27, 2016 (details TBA)
7:00 both evenings
Then There Is No Need to Speak
A One-Woman Theatrical Performance based on Anna Agnew’s 1886 memoir detailing her seven-year stay at Central State.
September 26-27, 2016 (details TBA)
6:00 both evenings
I Remember Jones
A Conversation with Nanny Vonnegut about her grandmother, life at Central State in the 1940s, and the power of narrative.
November 10, 2016 (details TBA)
6:00 panel discussion / 7:15 exhibit opening
An Exhibit Opening on the 1994 closure of Central State, based on patient-produced newsletters.