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.

Recent News
Chesterton train car restrooms
Need to Go? Take the Train!
News, Rehabs & Renovations

Honoring its railroad heritage, Chesterton repurposes a historic boxcar and train caboose to serve as public restrooms and gathering space at a popular town park.

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Aurora Historic District
Easing Confusion for Owners of Historic Properties
Resources

Historical societies, historic preservation commissions, the National Register of Historic Places – it’s easy to get confused. But each plays a different role and means something different to property owners.

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