Northwest Field Office

Gary - Miller Beach

Helping neighbors save buildings and other places that matter in Jasper, Lake, Newton, and Porter counties.

Indiana Landmarks Northwest Field Office
Office Details
541 South Lake Street Gary, IN 46403 219-947-2657
Brad Miller, Director
Northwest Territory

Where We're Located

Our field office occupies the 1928 Illinois Bell Telephone building in downtown Miller Beach, a historic area annexed by Gary in 1918. Check out the Nelson Algren mini-park adjacent to our office.

The Northwest Field Office serves four counties, working with individuals and groups to save historic places and offering restoration advice.

Recent News
Marktown, East Chicago, Indiana
Marktown Celebrates 100 Years
Hidden Gems

Sandwiched between East Chicago’s hulking steel mills and refineries, the quaint anachronism called Marktown originated in 1917 as a planned community for workers

Ingram Bungalow, Valparaiso
A Family Affair with Bungalows
Rehabs & Renovations

After years of admiring a brick bungalow in Valparaiso, Steve and Patricia Ingram can finally call the historic home their own. But that’s only half of the story.

Upcoming Events
Sunday, October 15, 2017
Florida Tropical House, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
SOLD OUT: Century of Progress Experience 2017

Visit five homes featured in the 1933 “Century of Progress” Chicago World’s Fair, relocated to the Indiana shore of Lake Michigan.

Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center, Chesterton
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