An Indiana Cultural District

The Indiana Design Center is conveniently located 12 miles north of downtown Indianapolis and sits as the anchor to the Carmel Arts & Design District.

The Carmel Arts & Design District offers over 100 arts and design related businesses including art galleries, antique dealers, furniture and interior design showrooms, creative services providers, independent restaurants and specialty boutiques.  The district hosts special events to support the development of the arts in Carmel. Visit

In addition to the draw of the Arts & Design District, the region awaits the completion of the new 1,600-seat Palladium Concert Hall and 500-seat Tarkington Theatre (both to be completed by 2011), plus a 15-acre mixed use development called Carmel City Center with independent retail shops and restaurants, upscale residentials, a boutique hotel and premier office space. Visit and

Visiting Hamilton County

Nestled in downtown Carmel, Indiana the Indiana Design Center is also part of Hamilton County. One of the fastest growing areas in the United States, Hamilton County is home to eight towns on Indianapolis’ fashionable north side.

Hamilton County’s 8 Great Towns offers a variety of destination activities from golf trips to girlfriend getaways, family vacations and more. Plan a visit and see everything Hamilton County has to offer by visiting their website

Visit the Indiana Design Center’s Directions page and Master Calendar of design events and opportunities to plan your visit to the facility.