We invite you to join our La Porte County Historical Society. Membership is open to anyone who is interested in history, genealogy, antiques and La Porte County. We have six monthly meetings, with a speaker or discussion covering interesting facts about historical subjects. By joining the organization you help in carrying out its purpose and support the many volunteers who generously give their time and talents to provide one of the most outstanding museums in the state. Meetings are open to the public. Facility is handicapped accessible. The fiscal year of the Society is the calendar year (January 1 through December 31). Memberships received November 1 or after will be applied to the following year unless otherwise requested.
Meeting & Program Schedule
The La Porte County Historical Society, Inc. holds regular meetings the third Tuesday of the following months: March, April, May, September, October, November.
The March, April, October, and November meetings are held at:
La Porte County Historical Society Museum
2405 Indiana Avenue, Suite 1
La Porte, Indiana 46350
The May (Pot Luck Dinner) and September (Historian of the Year) meetings are dinner meetings held at the First Baptist Church, 908 Jefferson with dinner starting at 6:00 p.m. and the meeting/program starting at 7:00 p.m. Reservations are required for the dinner. There is a fee for the Historian of the Year dinner in May.
Museum is located on east side of Indiana Avenue/US#35 at the south entrance to La Porte.
Unless otherwise noted, meeting time is 7:00 p.m.
Facility is handicapped accessible and guests are welcome.
Bring a friend, neighbor or family member and enjoy learning a little of La Porte County’s history. You need not be a member to attend. There is plenty of parking area and remember the facility is handicapped accessible.
$15 Individual – free entry for one year
$25 Sustaining – free entry, 10% off gift shop purchases
$40 Patron – free entry, 10% off gift shop purchases, free calendar
Lifetime Membership – $200
Business/Corporate Membership – $250