Historic Downtown

Bustling with life and charm, Indianola's Downtown area is a captivating blend of historic buildings, inviting shops, and enticing eateries, offering a delightful stroll through the heart of the community.
Shopping store

Nestled in scenic Warren County, Iowa, Indianola’s charming historic downtown is a blend of rich history and vibrant contemporary life. Home to quaint boutiques, charming cafes, a bustling brewery, and a 70-year old soda fountain, Indianola’s Downtown is destination in itself. Whether you’re a history buff, an event seeker, a shopaholic, or a foodie looking for the perfect meal and drink, Indianola’s historic downtown has something for everyone.

Indianola Downtown’s history dates back to the mid-1800s when it was established as a trading post. The town quickly flourished and became a hub for agriculture and commerce. Today, the historic downtown area preserves this heritage with revitalized buildings that showcase their historical features, while introducing modern appeal.

hot air balloons over indianola shops
pumpkins and gourds outside Feed and Foster
outdoor festival on the street

Indianola’s historic downtown area also comes alive throughout the year with various events and festivals. Summer Nights Live Concerts, Wine Witches and Brews, Ridiculous Days and Home for the Holidays to name a few. There’s always something exciting happening in this vibrant community. Be sure to check the local event calendar to see what’s on during your visit.

Whether you’re interested in history, shopping, dining, or simply soaking up the ambiance of a picturesque town, Indianola’s historic downtown has it all. Plan your visit today and immerse yourself in the charm, culture, and hospitality of this hidden gem in Iowa.

Visit Downtown Indianola:
115 N Howard Street, Indianola
flowers overlooking downtown Indianola
Pamelas Place store