Indianapolis in Marion County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Erected 1975 by Presented by Historic Landmarks Foundation of Indiana. (Marker Number 49.1975.2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 39° 47.393′ N, 86° 14.022′ W. Marker is in Indianapolis, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker can be reached from 4th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in front of the Hall of Fame Museum, inside the oval. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4790 West 16th Street, Indianapolis IN 46222, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies Alison Machine Shop (approx. 0.6 miles away); Central State Hospital (approx. 2 miles away); Anthony Wayne (approx. 2½ miles away); Milestones in Nursing (approx. 3.1 miles away); Washington Park Baseball (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Indianapolis.
Also see . . .
1. History of the Indianapolis 500. The Indianapolis Star Library Factfile. (Submitted on April 13, 2006.)
2. History of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway :: Where America Learned To Race. Page on the official Indianapolis Motor Speedway site. (Submitted on April 13, 2006.)
3. Indianapolis Motor Freeway Hall of Fame Museum. (Submitted on April 13, 2006.)
Categories. • Roads & Vehicles • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 7, 2006, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,449 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on April 7, 2006, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. 2. submitted on April 12, 2006, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. 3. submitted on January 22, 2011, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. 4. submitted on April 12, 2006, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. 5, 6. submitted on January 22, 2011, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. 7. submitted on September 7, 2015. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.