Indianapolis Motor Speedway

4790 W. 16th St.
Speedway, Indiana

Historic Document

Indianapolis Motor Speedway is located in Marion County, Indiana certified as a historic location on Friday March 07, 1975. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Road-Related, Sport Facility. Indianapolis Motor Speedway was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Other based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Industry, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Transportation, Entertainment/Recreation, Invention.

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Information

Other Name: Indianapolis Motor Speedway National Historic Landmark;The B
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1909, 1911
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Andrews,Park Taliaferro
Architectural Style: Motor Racing Circuit
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 5600
Number of historically contributing buildings: 4
Number of historically contributing sites: 2
Number of historically contributing structures: 18
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Speedway Historic Locations Marion County Historic Locations Indiana Historic Locations