Gary-Miller Beach

Northwest Field Office

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

Indiana Landmarks Northwest Field Office
Office Details
541 South Lake Street Gary, IN 46403 219-947-2657
Blake Swihart, Director

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 five counties, working with individuals and groups to save historic places and offering restoration advice.

Recent News
Grant program helps preserve and support historic African American sites
Press Releases

Program honors Eli Lilly chemist and preservationist Stan Cox.

Indiana Landmarks awards more than $470,000 to save meaningful places
Press Releases

Grants awarded in 2023 aid architectural assessments and repairs at historic structures and programming promoting preservation and heritage.

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