Herron-Morton Place is a thriving neighborhood with a rich history on Downtown's north side. One of Indianapolis's most elegant communities, Herron-Morton Place has a unique blend of historic and modern architecture, highlighting its diversity. Home to one of the city's most treasured institutions, Herron High School is ranked nationally for liberal arts and attracts students statewide. Spend quality time at beautiful Herron-Morton Park, catch a Broadway show at Footlite Musicals or attend neighborhood events including Rock 'N Romp and Oktoberfest.
Herron-Morton Place is an historical district in Downtown Indianapolis, dedicated to restoration and renewal. At the beginning of the 20th century, the district was one of Indianapolis's most elegant residential neighborhoods. Morton Place, named for Indiana governor Oliver Morton, was home to many celebrated politicians, physicians, business leaders, and artists.