IMPORTANT! Due to the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) events on this site may be postponed or canceled.CLICK HERE for More Details.

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Please note, this event has expired.

Presented by Indiana State Museum at Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites, Indianapolis IN

Sep 19 2014
-
Feb 15 2015
American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

On January 17, 1920, a new day dawned. As the 18th Amendment went into effect, Americans could no longer manufacture, sell, or transport intoxicating beverages. Prohibition was now part of the Constitution, holding the same status as freedom of speech, freedom of religion, and the abolition of slavery.

What did those who wanted America “dry” hope to achieve? And how did the “wets” fight back? American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition, a world premiere exhibition created by the National

View more

ADMISSION INFO

Included with Museum Admission

    Official Website

LOCATION

Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites

650 W. Washington, Indianapolis, IN 46204

Google Map of 650 W. Washington, Indianapolis, IN 46204

PARKING INFO

Parking is available in the attached White River State Park underground parking garage on Washington Street and in nearby garages, or in the White River State Park South Lot.

Parking is $5 when visiting the museum and free when attending an IMAX® film.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Assisted Listening System
    • Audio Description
    • Braille
    • Open Caption
    • Sign Language
    • Wheelchair Access

ASL interpretation is available upon request for docent-led tours with a 48-hour notice

Service animals are welcome.

Accessible parking is available in the White River State Park underground parking

View more

CONNECT WITH Indiana State Museum

    Email
/
    Website
/
    Facebook
/
    Twitter
/
    Donate

COMMENTS

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

IndyArts E-News Signup

PARTNERS