Events & Programs

The IMA aims to raise the level of cultural dialogue in Indianapolis through the presentation of fresh, adventurous programming. Programs for students, teachers, and the public are thoughtfully selected to pique visitor curiosity and to broaden understanding of and interaction with the arts, creativity, and the world of ideas. Programs include quality presenters, films and instructors and feature thought-provoking content for visitors with varying experience levels and cultural perspectives.


Home to the "best screening room" in Indianapolis, the IMA hosts films and film festivals throughout the year.


Dance. Music. Theater. It's all here.


Dig a little deeper into the subject matter by signing up for a class.


From film directors to horticulturists, artists to activists, talks offer something for everyone.

Family Activities

With events and activities designed specifically for families, the IMA is a great place to spark the curiosity and creativity of children of all ages—inside and outdoors.

Special Events

Community days, poetry readings, solstice celebrations, and so much more.

Schools & Universities

Building connections between the classroom and the collection, the IMA offers rich experiences for students and teachers.

Community Outreach

IMA extends its reach into the community by partnering with organizations throughout Indianapolis and beyond.

Yoga in the Galleries Special Event
Saturday / 10-11 am
Asian Ceramics Public Tour
Saturday / 1-2 pm
Garden Tour Public Tour
Saturday / 1-2 pm
"ASK ME!" Roaming Docents Public Tour
Saturday / 1-3 pm
Make & Take Family Activities
Saturday / 1-4 pm
Family Tours Public Tour
Saturday / 1:30-2 pm
Saturday / 2:30-3 pm
Hold It! Family Activities
Saturday / 1:30-3:30 pm