What is Nickel Plate Arts?

Art can shape communities to make them stronger and more vibrant. Nickel Plate Arts supports, promotes and provides outstanding arts experiences along the 30-mile historic Nickel Plate Railroad in Fishers, Noblesville, Cicero, Arcadia, Atlanta and Tipton.


Art Lovers

Visitors

Art lovers, DIY dabblers, serious patrons and accidental passersby find reasons to return to our historic campus. Why, you ask?

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Artists

Raising up artists is part of our mission. If you’re an artist, we can help support you, too. Curious to know how we do it?

Art Students

Partners

Bringing like-minded arts organizations to the same creative table makes us all stronger. Can we offer you a seat?

Supporters

Supporters

Art has the power to transform a place. Our donors and corporate sponsors make a real difference in their communities. Ready to join them?

Join Us

Valentine’s Day for All

February 12-14, 2016

Nickel Plate Arts

Valentine’s Day at Nickel Plate Arts is no typical “Hallmark holiday.” Art-infused events and activities for singles, couples, children and groups go way beyond candy hearts and red roses this February. Come to one of our Date Nights, enjoy a full day of family-friendly fun, see our Hoosier Heart-land exhibit and more.

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  • Family Valentine’s Day

    Family Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14th, 1-5 P.M. There’s no sweeter way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than w...

  • Valentine’s Date Night

    Make this the most creative stop on your Valentine’s Day evening! Enjoy a range of artist-led art projects for couple...

  • Valentine’s Date Night

    Make this the most creative stop on your Valentine’s Day evening! Enjoy a range of artist-led art projects for couple...

  • Adventures in Art Camp

    Let your kids get their hands dirty and their heads thinking creatively over spring break! Nickel Plate Arts presents it...

  • First Friday

    See what our artists love about Indiana and what inspires them in our February exhibit, Hoosier Heart-Land. Mingle with ...

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“Art is not so much expressing oneself, as it is discovering oneself.”

– Anawanitia –