Things to Do in West Lafayette, IN

  • Our list of the best things to do in West Lafayette, Indiana, features the top 53 nearby activities — including 23 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
  • West Lafayette, IN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
  • The results below include the top 23 things to do within the city of West Lafayette, IN , followed by 30 popular activities in nearby cities, including Lafayette, Monticello and Crawfordsville
  • Our list of the best things to do in West Lafayette, Indiana, features the top 53 nearby activities — including 23 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
  • West Lafayette, IN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
  • The results below include the top 23 things to do within the city of West Lafayette, IN , followed by 30 popular activities in nearby cities, including Lafayette, Monticello and Crawfordsville
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0.3 Miles
93% 178 votes
Colleges & Universities West Lafayette, IN MoreLess Info
Founded in 1869 at the initiative of a local business man, Purdue University now host on its campus the Purdue Mall, the Memorial Mall, a stadium and many other amenities.
1.0 Miles
98% 45 votes
Architectural Buildings 1401 Woodland Ave, West Lafayette, IN MoreLess Info
Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1954, the Samara House is currently the home of its original owner and his family. It covers a total of 2,200 square feet.
0.3 Miles
87% 127 votes
Pubs 119 Howard Avenue, West Lafayette, IN 47906 MoreLess Info
O'Bryan's Nine Irish Brothers is a family owned and operated traditional Irish pub that features a full bar and menu. The pub is also a live music venue where Irish bands perform on the weekends.
0.7 Miles
93% 30 votes
Sports Stadiums (Amateur) 900 John R. Wooden Drive, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47906 MoreLess Info
A sports facility, Mackey Arena is host to the Purdue University basketball programs. The facility also houses a number of classes and programs, as well as several academic and staff offices.
2.0 Miles
100% 17 votes
Nature & Wildlife Areas Celery Bog, West Lafayette, IN 47906 MoreLess Info
The Lilly Nature Center is a 195 acre nature area populated by wetlands, adjacent woods, and fields. The center features several walking trails and offers Family Environmental Fun Packs' filled with educational resources and related activities.
0.8 Miles
85% 33 votes
Sports Stadiums (Professional) 850 Beering Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47906 MoreLess Info
Named for benefactors David Ross and George Ade, Ross-Ade Stadium is part of the Purdue University campus and is home to Boilermakers Football. It provides seating for 57,236 and offers concessions, a patio area and a large video board.
0.3 Miles
100% 7 votes
Music Venue Slayter Hill, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 MoreLess Info
Slayter Center of Performing Arts is an outdoor amphitheater that offers first come, first serve seating on a sloping hillside. Musical events, lawn movies, and dances are held within the venue that can hold up to 20,000 people.
3.1 Miles
83% 30 votes
Historic Sites South River Road, West Lafayette, IN MoreLess Info
At the site of a historic French trading post, Fort Ouiatenon is a recreational park that hosts a yearly event called Feast of the Hunter's Moons. During this event, visitors can see volunteers parading as French soldiers and pioneers.
5.1 Miles
80% 10 votes
Golf 28 East 500 North, West Lafayette, IN 47906 MoreLess Info
Coyote Crossing Golf Course is a beautiful golf course with holes made for diligent players. The clubhouse is well-built and has a store. There is also a separate practice area. Staff is friendly and courteous.
0.9 Miles
100% 1 votes
Parks 1301 Happy Hollow Road, West Lafayette, IN 47906 MoreLess Info
The 81-acre Happy Hollow Park contains trails, footpaths, and playgrounds for ages two through 12. The park also has a volleyball court and a tube run that is open each winter.
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