We Welcome All

In support of our city, residents and guests alike, we at Circle City Tours are going on record here that we put out the Welcome mat for everyone regardless of their age, gender identification, race, religion, color or sexual orientation. We join the many businesses, Mayor Ballard and countless others in Indianapolis who want the…

Mothers & Daughters Weekend

They came from Tennessee and Cincinnati to meet up in the Circle City.  Thanks Rosie and daughter Tina for letting us show your girls around Indy. They saw NASCAR drivers take laps at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and got some Love at the IMA. Caught a glimpse of a Ryan Gosling lookalike (or was he?…

Ends 11/2/14 at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

1 More Month to see 8th Wonder of the World

November 2nd marks the final day to visit the Terra Cotta Warriors exhibit at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. I mention this only because it’s a unique exhibit that entertains and educates adults and children. And this is the only location of the exhibit in North America for 2014. This is definitely worth the price of…

Front hall entrance ceiling

Art Deco Enthusiasts — Check Out the Indiana State Library

The Indiana State Library is conveniently located across the street from the northwest corner of the State Capitol. And it is quite a jewel of Art Deco architecture both exteriorly and interiorly. The fixtures, built-ins, and paintings are exquisite. And definitely be sure to check out the First Editions collection room. You can ask for…

Marker momento at Crown Hill Cemetery

Dillinger Momento

Earlier this Summer, a tour guest specifically requested a stop at John Dillinger’s grave located on the grounds of Crown Hill Cemetery. (By the way, CHC is the largest non-military cemetery in the country). As the image attests, visitors to the final resting place of this this folk-hero legend sometimes leave behind a token —…

9/13/14

Fiji Alum Reunion Takes in Circle City

The rain stopped. Clouds parted. The sun shone. And our intrepid group of Fijis and their +1’s were treated to awesome Hoosier weather as they took in the sites around Indy. Lunch was Shapiro’s Deli downtown where you can’t get a better corned beef on rye. And driver Neill and guide Carrie were treated to lunch…

Honda Element for personal tours

Summer Daze 2014

This is dipping my toe into the blogwaters of the Internet Universe. Mainly, this is for spreading the word about Indianapolis and Circle City Tours. As we just celebrated our second anniversary of being in business and are heading into our big third year, I figured it was time to let the world know a…