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Minnetrista

1200 N Minnetrista Pkwy, Muncie, IN 47303-2925
+1 800-428-5887
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Minnetrista is a Delight for every age

Minnetrista is a beautiful place for people to gather. I personally love the Farmer's Market on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Katherine W
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Muncie, Indiana
Must see while in Muncie

Beautiful grounds, wonderful gift shop, and nice place to take a walk. You can see everything in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
homestead235
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Fredonia, Wisconsin
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Minnetrista is a museum and cultural center that serves the people of East Central Indiana. Minnetrista offers exhibits and programs for children, families, adults, scouts, teachers and students that focus on nature, history, gardens, and art.Minnetrista's forty-acre campus includes beautiful gardens, a modern museum facility, an historic home, Nature Area, numerous sculptures, and a portion of the White River Greenway.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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1200 N Minnetrista Pkwy, Muncie, IN 47303-2925
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Minnetrista is a beautiful place for people to gather. I personally love the Farmer's Market on Saturday mornings. Everyone is there, smiling and enjoying each other's company. The grounds are covered in beautiful gardens, which makes it a lovely place for a wedding or just...More

Thank Katherine W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful grounds, wonderful gift shop, and nice place to take a walk. You can see everything in about an hour.

Thank homestead235
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed walking through admiring the buildings, landscaping and learning of the area history. This is a must visit if in Muncie!

Thank Abby G
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

If in Muncie, it's terrific to stroll along the river and see the gardens and grand homes where the Ball family lived along the Boulevard. You can easily spend an enjoyable hour even without going inside the Center or any of the homes. It's worth...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The farmers market is great, and one of the best around. It has a wide variety of vendors to choose from. Even at this time of the year there is plenty to be had. From fresh food, to grilled pork burgers it is a great...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Both the planted gardens and the spring wildflowers are excellent now (mid April). the museum of Ball glassware is small but beautiful (and free).

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The things they do for the community are outstanding. The Christmas event they hold was great. My kids had a blast making ornaments!

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Minnetrista1200, Guest Relations Manager at Minnetrista, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thanks for the review! We are so happy you enjoyed the Enchanted Luminaria Walk. The team at Minnetrista is thrilled to hear such positive feedback. We hope you visit again soon and invite your friends next time!

Reviewed 29 January 2017

I have only been their once their was a bluegrass music group that had a free concert outside. My youngest kid had school feild trips their. Honestly I think all they offer is events for school age children and the ocassional free concert. However im...More

Thank pandtbartey
Minnetrista1200, Guest Relations Manager at Minnetrista, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Hi! Thank you so much for your review. The team at Minnetrista is thrilled you had a positive experience. We do have a lot of activities for school-aged children and we host free concerts, but we do so much more. We offer educational experiences with...More

Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is a really nice place in the middle of Muncie. We have been annual members now multiple times. There is not a ton to do here, so it would be hard to spend more than a couple of hours, but it is nice to...More

Thank Vacation_Commander
Minnetrista1200, Guest Relations Manager at Minnetrista, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thank you so much for the review. We are so happy you enjoy Minnetrista and have positive experiences here. As a member you have unlimited free gallery admissions for your entire household year-round, discounts on ticketed programs, workshops, camps, and special events, discounts on purchases...More

Reviewed 3 December 2016

Just spent an evening at one of the great memorable events each year in Muncie, Minnetrista's Luminaria. Two Ball brother houses are beautifully decorated for the holiday. Musicians play holiday songs. Outside bonfires warm those seeking other comforts. The cultural center at the top of...More

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