Indiana is a U.S. state in the Midwestern United States. It is the 38th-largest by area and the 17th-most populous of the 50 United States. Its capital and largest city is Indianapolis. Indiana was admitted to the United States as the 19th state on December 11, 1816.
Indiana has a diverse economy with a gross state product of $377.1 billion in 2019. It has several metropolitan areas with populations greater than 100,000 and a number of smaller cities and towns. Indiana is home to professional sports teams, including the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts and the NBA’s Indiana Pacers, and hosts several notable competitive events, including the Indianapolis 500.
Capital: Indianapolis, IN
Population: 6,785,528 (2020)
Official Website: https://www.in.gov/
Tourist Attractions for Indiana:
Indiana is home to the Hoosiers and a history that runs deep. And entertainment and attractions are embedded in all corners of the state. From fun things to do in the state capital, Indianapolis, to family-friendly tourist attractions in Fort Wayne, Bloomington, and Lafayette, Indiana has no shortage of exciting places to visit. For those adventurous explorers looking to get outdoors, areas like Prophetstown State Park and Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, among many others, provide campsites, hiking trails, and stunning scenery.
- Eiteljorg Museum of American Indian and Western Art
- Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo
- Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum
- Snite Museum of Art
- Indiana University Bloomington
- The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
- Prophetstown State Park
- Studebaker National Museum
- WonderLab Museum of Science
- Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
- Lanier Mansion State Historic Site
- RV/MH of Fame Museum
- First Christian Church