Minnetrista is a museum and cultural center that serves the people of East Central Indiana. Minnetrista offers exhibits and programs for children, families, adults, scouts, teachers and students that focus on nature, history, gardens, and art.
Minnetrista's 40-acre campus includes beautiful gardens, a modern museum facility, an historic home, Nature Area, numerous sculptures, and a portion of the White River Greenway.
Stewardship of our resources, both natural and cultural, is an important part of our institutional heritage.
Minnetrista promotes environmentally sustainable practices through its programming, workshops, day-to-day operation of the Minnetrista campus, and when planning for new construction.
In September 2014, two paper companies and a concerned citizen filed a lawsuit in Marion Superior Court, asking the judge to stop the City of Indianapolis’ “recycling” contract with Covanta. We expect to hear from the judge within in the next week or [...]
For many years as a family we have gone to Michigan to camp. During many of the visits we noticed that many Michigan grocery stores have recycling machines that accept cans/bottles. When a can is deposited it is crushed and a receipt is printed for cash reimbursement. The store [...]