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Rediscover 1836 Prairietown – Grand Re-Opening

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Starting June 9, there will be a whole new set of adventures for you to uncover in 1836 Prairietown at Conner Prairie Interactive History Park. We’ve kept what you’ve always loved about Prairietown and added new adventures, new excitement and even more fun. Every step into the newly revitalized pioneer town reveals new opportunities for you to be a part of Indiana’s past. Earn some wages by taking on one of the many odd jobs posted around town then spend it at the Whitaker Store. It’s an amazing experience your whole family is sure to enjoy, so leave behind the microwaves, automobiles and computers and spend the day as a Prairietown citizen. Get the first look during our grand re-opening weekend on Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission $14/adult, $13/seniors 65+, $9 youth (ages 2-12), free for members and youth under 2.

For more information, call (317) 776-6006 or (800) 966-1836 or visit www.connerprairie.org.

This post was submitted by Sarah Frey.

Conner Prairie Opening Weekend

March 31-April 1

Shake off the winter blues and head out to Conner Prairie Interactive History Park to find out what’s new this year. Scour the grounds and maybe even win a prize by playing our opening weekend Amazing Race Through Time, a competition that includes physical and mental challenges across all five themed outdoor areas. Help Conner Prairie welcome the new baby animals at Animal Encounters, where you can hold, pet and help take care of goats, ducks, sheep and more. Don’t forget to say hello to the beloved residents of 1836 Prairietown. While visiting, you can snag a preview of the brand new Barker Brother’s Pottery Shop, only one of many exciting changes in store for the grand re-opening of 1836 Prairietown in June. Explore all our outdoor historic areas to see what other adventures await you and your family this season. Opening weekend is Saturday, March 31, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, April 1, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission is $14/adults, $13/seniors 65+, $9/youth (ages 2-12), free for members and youth under 2. Some activities may include an additional fee.

For more information, call (317) 776-6006 or (800) 966-1836 or visit www.connerprairie.org.

This post was submitted by Sarah Frey.