Festival of Trees / Twilight Tuesdays

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Tuesday November 29

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10:00 AM  –  8:00 PM

During Festival of Trees, the Indiana Historical Society will hold special evening hours on select Tuesdays to allow visitors to view the beautiful and specially-decorated trees after dark.

And with paid admission, those 21 and over can taste a selection of Heaven Hill brands bourbon, and sample special holiday bites provided by Jonathan Byrd’s Catering. Visitors will also have a chance to register to win a Heaven Hill distillery trip for six. (samples and register to win available from 5 to 8 p.m. only)

November: 29, December: 6, 13*, 20
*Special performance by Capital City Chorus

Festival of Trees is presented by The Salvation Army and supported by The Mothershead Foundation, Citizens Energy Group, Printing Partners and MacAllister Machinery, Inc.
Twilight Tuesdays is presented by Heaven Hill Distillery.

Festival of Trees Advance Admission Tickets are available, but not required at this time.
Select the day of your visit above. Tickets will be valid on selected day only.
Tickets will be accepted for entry any time during that day's operating hours.

Adult: $15 | Senior (60 and over): $14 | Youth (5-17): $5 | Children under 5: Free
IHS Member: Free
Access Pass Members: $2 (ID REQUIRED) upon entry
*Discounted tickets for Educators, First Responders/Healthcare Workers, Military (active, retired and veteran), ICAA, Time Traveler Network and Local History Partner Plus can be reserved at the door and require ID for entry.

Don't forget to pre-order a limited edition Festival of Trees ornament. CLICK HERE to view the details and photo.

CLICK HERE for things to know before you arrive and during your visit at the History Center.

  • Tickets are valid on selected day only.
  • Tickets include access to all History Center exhibits.
  • Tickets are single-use only (one ticket may not be used for multiple visits).
  • If purchasing as a gift, confirmation and printable tickets can be shared with gift recipient.
  • An email address is required for completion of online ticket purchase.
  • No additional coupons can be applied to previously purchased tickets.
  • No refunds will be issued for unused tickets.


  • First time using our online ticketing system? Click REGISTER at the top of the page to register your email with our online system. IHS MEMBERS - the information you enter must match the name, address and email address associated with your membership.
  • IHS MEMBERS: If you have registered for this system, you must first sign in by clicking SIGN IN at the top of the page before adding items to your cart.
  • Forgot your password? Click SIGN IN at the top of the page and then FORGOT PASSWORD.
  • Technical difficulties? Call (317) 232-1882 for assistance.


IHS MEMBERS: Once you are signed in and select the IHS Member ticket option, your member discount will be automatically applied on the next page