Indianapolis Park and Boulevard System

Roughly bounded by 38th St., Emerson, Southern and Tibbs Aves., Fall Creek and Pleasan Run Rkwys to Shadeland, Indianapolis, Indiana


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 28, 2003
Reference number
Architectural styles
Other architectural type; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Beaux Arts; City Beautiful
Areas of significance
Landscape Architecture; Community Planning and Development; Conservation; Health/Medicine; Transportation; Engineering; Entertainment/Recreation
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Park; Road-related; Outdoor recreation; Sport facility; Meeting hall
Current functions
Park; Road-related; Outdoor recreation; Sport facility; Meeting hall; Fire station
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1898; 1909; 1923
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 20
Contributing structures: 109
Contributing sites: 28
Contributing objects: 7
Non-contributing buildings: 60
Non-contributing structures: 41