Established in 1894, the The Rathskeller is the city’s oldest restaurant still in operation today, and is voted Best German Restaurant in Indy every year. Located in the basement of the Athenaeum building, The Rathskeller is reminiscent of both a quaint inn tucked in the Bavarian hills and a lively beer hall in Munich. Come enjoy live entertainment Wednesday through Saturday with some Sundays. During the warmer months, the party moves to the outdoor biergarten space under the stars!
Indiana German Heritage Society (IGHS)
The IGHS promotes education in German and German-American studies and seeks to help others develop an appreciation of German contributions to Indiana. The IGHS believes that understanding the past illuminates the present. IUPUI Max Kade German-American Center is shared by the Indiana German Heritage Society and the Athenaeum Turners.
The YMCA at the Athenaeum
From London, England in 1844 to Indianapolis, Indiana in 1854, the YMCA maintains a rich tradition of building strong kids, strong families, and strong communities. To put Christian principles into practice through programs that enhance personal growth and improve health of spirit, mind, and body for all.
IUPUI Max Kade German-American Center
IUPUI Max Kade German-American Center is shared by the Indiana German Heritage Society and the Athenaeum Turners.The mission of the Max Kade German-American Center is to support German-American Studies through research, teaching, and service. German-American Studies is generally defined as the study of the German diaspora in the United States and its effect on American culture, language and society. The study of German-American relations in general also falls under the Center’s purview.
Young Actors Theatre (YAT)
Young Actors Theatre is Indy’s oldest independent youth theatre. YAT was founded in 1976 as part of the Athenaeum Turners School of Performing Arts. The mission of YAT is to instill confidence, creativity and discipline in the youth who participate in its Fall, Spring and Summer programs.
Indiana Performing Arts Centre (IPAC)
IPAC is continually working to ensure that the Indiana Performing Arts Theatre remains one of the great community theatres in Indianapolis, through the passionate delivery of high-quality live performance, innovative and comprehensive education, enriching lives and the community of Indianapolis for generations to come.