Welcome to the site of the La Porte County Historical Society Museum! We hope you enjoy your tour and will consider attending in person when you can! La Porte County is rich in history and the wonderful museum reflects that. The La Porte County Historical Society Museum hosts many events and exhibits each year; from re-enacting the Civil War to filling an acre of land with old cars, permanent exhibits to special current exhibits, there is something for everyone!
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Events & Announcements
The Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Central Standard Time. Masks over the nose and mouth are required for adults and children. All visitors are asked to practice social distancing while in the Museum. Reservations must be made in advance to use the Fern Eddy Schultz Research Library. Please call 219-324-6767 for reservations.
New Release of a Special Edition Belle Gunness DVD
The La Porte County Historical Society announces the release of the Special Edition of the Belle Gunness DVD, “The Gunness Mystery.” The DVD is now available at the La Porte County Historical Society Museum for $25.00.