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City Market Catacombs Tours

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City Market Catacombs Tours

Indianapolis City Market and Indiana Landmarks have teamed up to stage tours of an unusual site usually hidden from public view. Our guided tour of the Catacombs shows you a Roman-looking expanse of brick arches beneath the outdoor Whistler Plaza of City Market.

The Catacombs qualify as both a ruin and a redevelopment opportunity. They’re what remains of Tomlinson Hall, an imposing building whose main hall seated 3,500 people. Dietrich Bohlen designed the hall in 1886 to complement his earlier

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Tours last approximately 25 minutes and begin on Whistler Plaza in front of City Market’s west wing.
Reservations required.

Cost: $12 per adult (12 and up); $10 per member of Indiana Landmarks; $6 per child (ages 6-12).



Additional time info:

Wednesdays, May through August & the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month, May through October.

Tours begin at 11 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12 p.m., and 12:30 p.m.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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