Porter County Museum
153 S Franklin St, Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: (219) 465-3595
Once the sheriff’s residence and local jail, the Porter County Museum is now home to North- ern Indiana’s largest collection of area history and treasures. Exhibits are displayed through- out the building and change often—because they’re always finding new artifacts, every trip is a fresh adventure.
Starting: 5:30 PM
The We are Porter County Series began out of the realization of the sheer amount and variety of stories to be told within and about Porter County. The exhibit, We are Porter County shares just a few of these incredible stories. This program series is an effort to continue to provide residents with the amazing heritage we all share in our Porter County communities.
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For the second year, the Porter County Museum will host a historic tour of homes in Porter County. Through architectural and oral histories, the home tour aims to reinvest the places life is lived with meaning.
From: 12:00 - 4:00 PM
Join friends and neighbors for a cookout on the front lawn of the Porter County Museum. In addition to food, drink and fun, you can enjoy the museum exhibits. Everyone is invited, so be sure to spread the word!