Where to Stay & Things to Do

Welcome to Indianapolis

Whether this is your first trip to the Circle City or you’re a regular visitor, we’re delighted to welcome you to Indianapolis. The city is famous for the legendary Indianapolis 500 auto race, but motorsports are just one of Indy’s many attractions. We’ve got something for everyone, from arts aficionados and foodies to sports fans and nature lovers.

And though it’s the nation’s fifteenth-largest city, you won’t get lost in the crowd. No matter where you go in the city, you’ll experience the Midwestern hospitality that Indiana is known for.

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Find a place to stay

Indianapolis welcomes more than 26 million visitors each year, so the city has plenty of options when it comes to hotels. There are a number of options within walking distance of the IUPUI campus. Many offer discounted rates for IUPUI visitors, so be sure to inquire when you make your reservation.

And don't forget to plan ahead—Indianapolis hosts more than 600 conventions and major events annually, and hotels fill up quickly.

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