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Mar 27, 2013, 05:00 ET
David Wolf has conducted seven space walks and will share those experiences at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis.

Famed Astronaut Lands at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

The world's largest children's museum is over the moon about its first Extraordinary Scientist-in-Residence, former astronaut Dr. David Wolf. ...

Mar 15, 2013, 05:00 ET

Superheroes: A SuperPOWered Spring Break At The World's Largest Children's Museum

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis is pairing superpowered heroes from pop culture to world culture to create a superpower showdown this spring...

Nov 23, 2012, 17:50 ET

Santa Arrives at The World's Largest Children's Museum in a Dallara IndyCar!

Vroom vroom! Black Friday became Fast Friday in the Racing Capital of the World November 23, 2012 as Santa traded in his sleigh for a slick new...

Nov 09, 2012, 10:00 ET

Teenagers Honored For Powerful Projects That Make Global Impact

"If one person can help inspire two other people and those two people can inspire two other people, then you're creating a chain reaction that can...

Sep 11, 2012, 08:00 ET

And the Favorite Toy is G.I. Joe®!

 After eight weeks of voting, more than 24,000 votes, and 600 stories shared, the final results are in and The Children's Museum of...

Aug 21, 2012, 14:00 ET

Top 20 Chosen by Children's Museum Visitors and Fans to determine the '100 Toys (& their Stories) that Define Our Childhood'

The results are in and more than 20,000 Children's Museum of Indianapolis online visitors and fans have voted for their favorite toys from the last...

Jul 17, 2012, 08:00 ET

World's Largest Children's Museum Asks for Public Input on Top "100 Toys (and Their Stories) That Define Our Childhood"

 The Children's Museum of Indianapolis is asking children and families to choose their favorite toys as part of the museum's new project "100...

Jun 10, 2011, 18:56 ET
National Geographic Treasures of the Earth at Children's Museum of Indianapolis.  (PRNewsFoto/The Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Ann Schertz)

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis' New National Geographic Treasures of the Earth is Filled with Family Fun and Education

Experience the thrill and adventure of archaeology at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis' newest permanent exhibit, National Geographic...

Sep 10, 2010, 14:39 ET
The Children's Museum of Indianapolis to Create Dora & Diego Exhibit with Nickelodeon. (PRNewsFoto/Children's Museum of Indianapolis)

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis to Create Dora & Diego Exhibit with Nickelodeon

Exhibit to Debut February 2011 with Partial Funding by WellPoint Foundation The Children's Museum of Indianapolis and Nickelodeon are partnering...

Jun 02, 2009, 15:44 ET
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The world's largest Brachiosaurs at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis. (PRNewsFoto/The Children's Museum of Indianapolis)[MH]
 INDIANAPOLIS, IN UNITED STATES
 06/02/2009

Video: The World's Largest Brachiosaurus at The World's Largest Children's Museum

New Expansion at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis Features Permanent Dinosaur Sculptures They lived 145 million years ago, walked on four...

Apr 14, 2009, 08:00 ET

Photos: The Children's Museum of Indianapolis and Nickelodeon Partner on First-Ever THE BACKYARDIGANS and THE WONDER PETS! Interactive Traveling Exhibits

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis and Nickelodeon are partnering to create two new interactive exhibitions based on the network's award-winning...

Mar 26, 2009, 11:41 ET

Video: STAR WARS(TM): THE CLONE WARS Exhibition Opens at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

This spring, a galaxy far, far away comes to The Children's Museum of Indianapolis when STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS Exhibition opens March 23. The...

Feb 02, 2009, 10:00 ET

Video: LEGO(R) Castle Adventure

Hear ye, hear ye, calling builders of all ages! The Children's Museum of Indianapolis is opening LEGO(R) Castle Adventure, a new exhibit debuting...

Nov 08, 2007, 00:00 ET

MultiVu Video Feed: The Children's Museum of Indianapolis Opens

The Power of Children: Making a Difference Exhibit The Power of Children: Making a Difference, the newest permanent exhibit at The Children's...

Jun 17, 2006, 01:00 ET
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Activity to repair the Delta Faucet in Bob the Builder's workshop. Courtesy The Children's Museum of Indianapolis/A. Overstreet. (PRNewsFoto/The Children's Museum of Indianapolis)[DP]
 INDIANAPOLIS, IN UNITED STATES
 06/16/2006

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Delta Faucet Company and HIT Entertainment Team Up to Introduce the First Hands-on Bob the Builder(TM) - Project: Build It Traveling Exhibit

INDIANAPOLIS, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, Bob the Builder and his can-do crew invite aspiring builders and their families help to get...

May 23, 2006, 01:00 ET

MULTIVU VIDEO FEED: Dragon-Like Dinosaur at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis is Named to Honor Harry Potter Author J.K. Rowling

NEW YORK, May 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Children's Museum of Indianapolis and Dr. Robert Bakker, considered one of the leading paleontological...

Mar 18, 2006, 00:00 ET
A F THE CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF INDIANAPOLIS FIREWORKS OF GLASS THE CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF INDIANAPOLIS FIREWORKS OF GLASS

Fireworks of Glass at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis. (PRNewsFoto/The Children's Museum of Indianapolis)[TK]
 INDIANAPOLIS, IN UNITED STATES
 03/17/2006

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis Unveils Fireworks of Glass, Dale Chihuly's Largest Permanent Sculpture of Blown Glass

INDIANAPOLIS, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Dedicated to creating extraordinary family learning experiences across the arts, sciences and humanities,...

Aug 15, 2005, 01:00 ET

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis Announces Plan to Install Fireworks of Glass, Dale Chihuly's Largest Sculpture of Blown Glass

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Dedicated to creating extraordinary family learning experiences across the arts, sciences and humanities,...

Oct 10, 2001, 01:00 ET

Nation's Largest Children's Museum to Create One of the Largest Displays of Real Juvenile and Family Dinosaur Fossils in the U.S.

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's opening of the "Dino Discovery Lab" launches the creation of a $25 million effort to develop a...