You Are There: Eli Lilly at the Beginning

The Indiana Historical Society's newest exhibit, You Are There: Eli Lilly at the Beginning, pulls back the curtain on the man behind Indiana's most successful startup. Explore Colonel Lilly's original laboratory on Pearl Street and meet actors portraying characters from the company's past. The exhibit opens Oct. 1 at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday.

  October 1, 2016–January 20, 2018
  Every Tuesday–Saturday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
  Museum admission


Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center

Since 1830, the Indiana Historical Society has been Indiana’s Storyteller, connecting people to the past by collecting, preserving, interpreting and sharing the state’s history. A private, nonprofit membership organization, IHS maintains the nation’s premier research library and archives on the history of Indiana and the Old Northwest and presents a unique set of visitor exhibitions called the Indiana Experience. IHS also provides support and assistance to local museums and historical groups, publishes books and periodicals; sponsors teacher workshops; and provides youth, adult and family programming. IHS is headquartered in the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center – home of the Indiana Experience.

450 West Ohio Street

(317) 232-1882

Mondays - CLOSED
Tuesday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday - CLOSED (except Noon - 5 p.m. between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day only)


Facility Address / Phone Amenities
OneAmerica Lot 28 306 Indiana Avenue
Bethel AME Church Lot 414 West Vermont Street Accepts CC Overnight
IUPUI Law School Garage (Lot 90) 530 West New York Street
Government Center Capitol Ave. Lot 200 North Capitol Avenue Accepts CC Overnight
EZ Park Lot #420 317 West Michigan Street Overnight
101 West Ohio Building Garage 151 West Ohio Street Accepts CC Motorcycle Parking
Government Center Senate Ave. Parking Facility 220 North Senate Avenue Accepts CC Motorcycle Parking Overnight
OneAmerica Lot 4 433 North Capitol Avenue
West Wabash Street Lot 130 West Wabash Street Accepts CC Bus Parking Motorcycle Parking Overnight
Hilton Garage 130 West Market Street Accepts CC Overnight
Attraction Address Phone
Indiana State Library 315 West Ohio Street (317) 232-3675
Project 911 412 West Ohio Street
Wheel Fun Rentals 439 West Ohio Street (317) 916-2910
Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library 340 North Senate Avenue (317) 652-1954
Indiana Law Enforcement and Firefighters Memorial Ohio and Senate streets
Pathways to Peace Garden Indiana and Senate Avenues
Robert D. Orr Plaza 100 North Senate Avenue
Military Park 601 West New York Street (317) 233-2434
AV Framing Services 715 North Senate Avenue (317) 356-3776
Indiana Statehouse 200 West Washington Street (317) 233-9830

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