Category: Science





101 Trees of Indiana- at Memorial Stadium

Posted on Jun 30 in Science

101 Trees Native to Indiana located what is now the ISU Memorial Stadium, a 47-acre parcel of land in the Northeast corner of Terre Haute. You will find 101 trees and 16 shrubs around the trail. Please visit the following website for more information: http://www.wabashvalleyartspaces.com/sub_101trees.html http://www.terrehaute.in.gov/departments/parks/city-parks/national-road-heritage-trail/treesmap1.pdf

Allen Memorial Planetarium at Terre Haute South High School

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Science

An educational facility, which provides programs for students and community groups in Vigo County and surrounding area. Family-oriented laser light shows open to the public at a variety of times during the school year.

Dobbs Park Nature Center

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation, Science

Observe the wildlife, or hike through this 105 acre wooded setting. Wander through the wild prairie and watch the beauty unfold in the butterfly gardens. Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.; Closed on Sundays, Mondays, Election days and holidays.

Hook Observatory at Indiana State University

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Science

Check out the stars and planets when it is clear. Enter the front door of the Science Building and climb the stairs to the roof. Open 8-10 pm Tuesday and Friday (if clear) Free admission.

Oakley Observatory

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Science

Rose-Hulman Institute
Located at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
(812) 877-8127

Terre Haute Children’s Museum

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Museums, Science

727 Wabash Ave. (812) 235-5548 Hours: Monday: Closed Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday: 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Admission General Admission: $7 Children Under 2: Free Groups of 15 […]

White Violet Center for Eco-Justice

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation, Science

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (812) 535-3131 ext. 525 http://www.whiteviolet.org Located at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, the Center offers environmental education programs for children. Adult tours are also available. Features include a herd of alpacas,orchards full of fruit trees, and 350 acres of state-certified organic farmland. They also offer a farmers market, open to the public, every Wednesday afternoon, May […]