Gary-Miller Beach

Northwest Field Office

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 northwest@indianalandmarks.org
Staff
Brad Miller, Director bmiller@indianalandmarks.org
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.

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Upcoming Events
Friday, September 27, 2019
Century of Progress Talk 2019

Learn the unusual history behind the 1933 Century of Progress homes in Beverly Shores, as well as the restoration journey of the  Cypress Log House.

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Saturday, September 28, 2019
SOLD OUT: Century of Progress Home Tour 2019

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

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