Walking Tours

Irvington Walking Tours

Bona Loop

The Town of Irvington was platted in 1870 as the first planned suburb of Indianapolis.  Various additions were added to the Original Plat over the town’s history. 

This self-guided walking tour begins in Woodland Park Addition (1873) and loops through the southern part of the Original Plat.  Approximately two miles.  Start at Bona Thompson Memorial Center, 5350 University Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46219.

Discover Irvington

Discover Irvington. a two-square-mile community dense with architectural, historic, artistic, and natural surprises.

By walking or biking the Pennsy or Pleasant Run Trails or just strolling along the winding, shaded streets, you can uncover over 60 such treasures. Think of this as a treasure map in which we’ve identified 25 works of art, 14 green spaces, and 52 historic spots for you to hunt for and enjoy.