Oldfields-Lilly House & Gardens is off I-65 exit 17, then 1.1 mi. e. to 4000 Michigan Rd. on the grounds of the Indianapolis Museum of Art. This 26-acre estate includes a 3-story mansion restored to its 1930s elegance and containing original furnishings and a variety of decorative art. Historical and interpretive exhibits include collections of books, coins, military miniatures and nautical items. An orientation film and 90-minute audio guide are available.
Free. Free with Indianapolis Museum of Art admission.
Hours: House and gardens Tues.-Sat. 11-5 (also Thurs. 5-9), Sun. noon-5. Guided garden tours depart Sat.-Sun. at 1, (also first Thurs. of every month at 6), Apr.-Dec. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.