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Travel back in time as you wander down cobblestone streets and gaze at restored 19th-century homes in this historic Indianapolis district. The square gained fame as the home of celebrated Hoosier poet James Whitcomb Riley.
Indianapolis, IN
Downtown Indianapolis
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This is a beautifully restored area that is worth seeing. Located to the south and east of the Mass Ave food district, it is easy to get to and take in by car or on foot.

1  Thank DMJA21
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is a picturesque, quiet neighborhood to walk or bicycle passed historic homes, well kept yards. There's much to appreciate here.

Thank beetcanner
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Lockerbie Square is a small residential neighborhood at the northeast edge of downtown Indianapolis. Although it's an easy walk from downtown and right next to Mass Ave with all the shops and restaurants, when you step into Lockerbie Square, you feel very far away from...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Lockerbie Square District, the old Indianapolis, is a small area with historic lovely houses and cable stones roads. You can have a ride in the district: it'll take few minutes.

Thank BUGI_70
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I'm so glad that we took the time to visit the Lockerbie District. It's a great place to take a walk along Massachusetts Ave. You'll see plenty of little shops and eating establishments. There are about three busy blocks. Don't miss any of them.

Thank paolat257
Reviewed 7 July 2015

James Whitcom Riley home museum was very interesting. Also near the restored historic area with quaint shops, etc.

Thank Laureen B
Reviewed 28 June 2015

This is definitely worth a visit if you are in Indianapolis. The Square is located east of downtown where New York Street meets East Street. You can drive through all the streets and see all the old houses but parking is restricted everywhere in the...More

2  Thank MoJoTours
Reviewed 4 December 2013

If you are in downtown Indianapolis, it's a nice little walk over to Lockerbie Square. This small residential neighborhood is beyond charming! There are adorable little cottage houses and one or two nearly mansion sized ones as well. The neighborhood is quiet and well-kept. It's...More

5  Thank Mermaid929
Reviewed 7 July 2013

One could carve out a pretty good life here, Lockerbie next to Mass Ave, next to Rathskeller. Call it walking scale (index) or whatever new term works for human. But, don’t call it gentrified, at this point; Lockerbie is so old it must be on...More

2  Thank HelloJoeOne
Reviewed 6 July 2013

I drove in from Michigan St. and parked on N. Park. It was a Saturday and I had no problem finding a spot, but I had to use a parking meter. It's $1.50 hr. If you're there on Sunday there's no charge. I only had...More

1  Thank Rick W
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gale c
13 November 2017|
Response from Doug R |
There are a couple of bed and breakfasts in and near the neighborhood, but recommend you use AirBnB or equivalent to find somewhere picturesque to stay.