The natural beauty of south-central Indiana will make your heart swell, so enjoy some alone time with the one you love and incorporate some of these romantic sites and attractions into your visit. You'll love them, too.

IU Cinema Center

IU Cinema Center

The Cinema operates as a film museum, offering programs to students and the public showcasing motion pictures from local, national and international archives. Located on the Indiana University campus in Bloomington.

Kinsey Institute Gallery

Kinsey Institute

This research institute focuses on the topics of sex, gender and reproduction, and that is reflected in the artwork of the gallery. You'll find fascinating artwork in a variety of mediums that might just inspire you. Located on the Indiana University campus in Bloomington.

Columbus Architecture Bus Tour

Columbus Architecture Bus Tour

Discover how a small Midwestern city became a modern architecture "mecca," boasting structures by big names like Eero Saarinen, Harry Weese, Kevin Roche, and I.M. Pei. This tour drives by more than forty significant structures and works of art and provides the opportunity to see the interiors of two buildings. Located in Columbus.

Brown County State Park

Brown County State Park

Looking for an adventure? Create your own at the Brown County State Park. Miles of hiking trails, two lakes and countless picnic spots make this park a simple and romantic day date. We suggest packing a lunch, bringing a blanket (or finding a picnic table) and enjoying a picnic at one of many beautiful vistas. Located in Nashville.

Irwin Gardens

Irwin Gardens

Even if you aren't spending the night, the gardens and the grandeur of The Inn at Irwin Gardens are worth seeing for yourself! Public tours available. Reservations required. Located in Columbus.

Chateau Thomas Winery

Chateau Thomas Winery and Gift Shoppe

Chateau Thomas Winery and Gift Shoppe has a tranquil patio, an outdoor fireplace and live music every weekend. Chateau Thomas is a relaxing place to try fine wines and gourmet cheeses. Wander to the upstairs John Waldren Gallery to check out some Native American art. Located in Nashville.

Eos by Dessa Kirk


Eos was created by artist Dessa Kirk. In Greek mythology, the winged Eos was the goddess of the dawn. Generally depicted as a supernaturally beautiful woman, her tears were considered to be the morning dew. Located in Columbus.

butler winery

Butler Winery

Butler Winery specializes in wines made form Indiana-grown grapes and a variety of other fruits.The winery is located at the vineyard, just nine miles northeast of Bloomington. At the vineyard site you can sample and purchase wines in a picturesque country vineyard setting, have a picnic or take a walk around the scenic pond.

Large Arch by Henry Moore

Large Arch

Large Arch, by English sculptor Henry Moore, is 20 feet tall, 12 feet wide and weighs five and a half tons. It was created as a centerpiece for the library plaza as a sculpture that could be walked through and around. Located in Columbus.