Find family-friendly things to do in and around Greenfield, Indiana
The Country Inn & Suites in Greenfield, Indiana puts you about 23 miles from top things to do in downtown Indianapolis, such as exploring the Indianapolis Zoo and strolling along the Canal Walk. Sports enthusiasts appreciate being within 35 minutes of Colts games at Lucas Oil Stadium, Pacers action at Gainbridge Fieldhouse, and NASCAR races at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. If you’d prefer to stay near the hotel, head to Riley Park just around the corner, where you can picnic, swim, or let your kids play in the splash pad. In Greenfield for the annual Riley Festival honoring renowned poet James W. Riley? Book one of our spacious hotel rooms or suites to stay within easy reach of the festivities.
Select what to see in a map
The Children's Museum of Indianapolis20.54 mi / 33.05 km from the hotel
Spend a few hours running experiments at ScienceWorks, examining dinosaur skeletons, and learning about life aboard the International Space Station at this popular museum for all ages.
Canal Walk21.74 mi / 34.99 km from the hotel
Stroll alongside the Indiana Central Canal for spectacular views of the city. This waterside promenade is also perfect for cycling, jogging, or renting pedal boats near the Indiana State Museum.
Soldiers and Sailors Monument20.79 mi / 33.46 km from the hotel
Constructed in 1902 to commemorate the armed forces, this monument stands at the center of downtown Indy. See if you can find the statue of Civil War-era governor Oliver P. Morton or military officer and ninth US president William Henry Harrison.
Gainbridge Fieldhouse20.71 mi / 33.33 km from the hotel
Take your seat courtside to watch the Indiana Pacers shoot hoops, or check the calendar to see a big-name entertainer while you’re in town.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway24.61 mi / 39.6 km from the hotel
Catch a Grand Prix or NASCAR race at this legendary track. For a first-hand taste of the excitement, you can also climb behind the wheel for a trip around the track yourself.
Indianapolis Museum of Art22.01 mi / 35.43 km from the hotel
With a collection featuring an astounding 54,000 pieces from across the globe and spanning 5,000 years, this museum mesmerizes guests around every corner.
Indianapolis Zoo & White River Gardens21.99 mi / 35.39 km from the hotel
This 64-acre zoo is home to more than a thousand animals in forest, savanna, desert, and ocean habitats. Don’t miss touring the three acres of stunning natural scenery at White River Gardens, too.
James Whitcomb Riley Boyhood Home & Museum2.07 mi / 3.34 km from the hotel
Take a trip back to the 1850s and 1860s when you visit the birthplace of the “Hoosier Poet” and author of “Little Orphant Annie,” James Whitcomb Riley. After a visit, stop by the gift shop for a unique souvenir.
Lucas Oil Stadium21.19 mi / 34.1 km from the hotel
Home to the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts, Lucas Oil Stadium hosts exciting football games every year, along with concerts, soccer games, and other popular events.
Riley Park2.07 mi / 3.33 km from the hotel
Have fun outdoors at the 40-acre Riley Park, where you can swim, play tennis, picnic, or brave the 7,200-square-foot skate park. If you’re visiting during summer, don’t miss the pool and splash pad.
Greatimes Family Fun Park17.91 mi / 28.83 km from the hotel
At Greatimes, the name says it all. Speed around the go-kart track, get a hole in one on the mini golf course, and soak your friends on the bumper boats ride.
Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center19.43 mi / 31.27 km from the hotel
First opened to the public in 1892, this facility hosts the annual state fair as well as thousands of concerts, conventions, and trade shows.