- Our list of the best things to do in West Lafayette, Indiana, features the top 52 nearby activities — including 22 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 29 popular activities in nearby cities, including Lafayette, Monticello and Crawfordsville
- 0 votes
3129 S River Road, West Lafayette, IN 47906 MoreLess Info
Operated by the Tippecanoe County Historical Association, the Fort Ouiatenon Historical Park is a historical site created on the site of an early French trading post. Visitors enjoy seeing and remembering local history when visiting the Fort.
As a neighborhood park, University Farms Park offers children a jungle gym with slides and climbing bars, with a separate playground for toddlers. The park also has a large grass field for recreational activities.
As a community science center, Imagination Station has interactive displays designed to engage the curiosity of both children and adults. The displays teach visitors about the science behind space and the history of astronauts.
Lafayette Theater & Event Center was built in 1938 and was a black and while movie theater. Today, outside the theater boasts the original marquee and fascade and is home to countless films, concerts, weddings, and conventions.
100% 1 votes
111 N 6th Street, Lafayette, IN 47901 MoreLess Info
Originally opened in 1921, the Long Center For the Performing Arts promotes a variety of local arts events in the community. Along with live state entertainment, the venue is home to the Lafayette Symphony Orchestra.
A community-centered orchestra, the Lafayette Symphony Orchestra performs a wide array of musical programs ranging from traditional symphonic works to edgier, more iconoclastic shows, like the recent Shredding with the Symphony.
Known as the 'Largest Pinball Arcade' in the state, Main Street Amusements is an arcade featuring over 30 pinball machines. Visitors to the arcade commonly enjoy participating in monthly pinball tournaments and leagues throughout the year.
The focus of the Tippecanoe Battlefield Museum is on the battle of Tippecanoe. The museum is housed in a 1852 house, built in the gothic revival architectural style, which is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
100% 3 votes
102 S 10th Street, Lafayette, IN 47905 MoreLess Info
There are multiple galleries at Art Museum of Greater Lafayette filled with art such as paintings, wall hangings, and vases, and they have an art studio dedicated to pottery. Additionally the gift shop features works from local artists.