Hoosier Facts + Fun
For kids and kids at heart.
Discover Indiana’s exciting past as you explore these pages created with kids and kids at heart in mind. Learn about Indiana's famous sons and daughters on the Famous Hoosier page, find all the facts you need for your report on Indiana on the Fun Facts page.
Visit www.destination-indiana.com to explore thousands of images organized in hundreds of topical journeys – our portal to the past. You can search the site by name, keyword search or by clicking on a state map. Every county is represented in this ever-expanding educational site. You can even export images to use to make their own journeys.
Browse our Indiana Bicentennial Minute YouTube channel to see one-minute spots about Indiana history narrated by Hoosier Jane Pauley. We'll add one every week through the end of 2016. Topics explore the people, places and events that shape our state.
For some laughs, go to our Hot Pepper History YouTube channel and watch our staff members struggle through important stories in Indiana history after eating hot peppers.