Accessible Paths at 100 Acres

first_imgIMA and 100 AcresI recently had the pleasure of visiting the 100 Acres: The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park at the Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA).  According to the museum, “100 Acres: The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park is one of the largest museum art parks in the country, and the only one to feature the ongoing commission of site-specific artworks.”One of the most interesting pieces of information I received about the art park was about the accessible trails.  The IMA has always done a fabulous job of explaining their accommodations for people with disabilities, and with the recent extension of 100 Acres they continue to keep accessibility in the forefront.I did take the ADA trails to test how accessible they were.  Some areas of the trails are paved while other parts are packed gravel.  Anywhere there are steps, there is a ramp equivalent.  The ADA trails are also more shaded than the non-ADA trails.I encourage you to take some time and enjoy the 100 Acres park.  Please read our post about accessibility in Indiana museums while you plan out the rest of your summer!Share this…TwitterFacebookPinterestLinkedInEmailPrint RelatedIndiana Museum AccessibilityJanuary 11, 2010In “Accessibility Reviews”Indianapolis Museum of Art Focuses on Visitors with DisabilitiesDecember 2, 2010In “Conferences and Events”Accessible Adventures in IndianaJuly 26, 2017In “INDATA News”last_img

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