Indiana Dunes Visitor Center
Phone: (219) 926-2255
Fax: (219) 929-5395
Want to create a personalized tour of Indiana Dunes Country? Just stop by the Visitor Center. Our front desk destination concierges are knowledgeable and can handpick the perfect attractions and activities for you. If you happen to drop by after hours, the brochure-stocked vestibule is open around the clock. You can also walk through our ever-changing exhibit room, learn about the history and ecology of the Dunes at our in-house movie theatre and pick out educational mementos in our gift shop. Don't miss... taking a walk around our building and learning about its eco-friendly architecture. Go to each station to learn about rain gardens and native landscaping, and get ideas of environmentally friendly things you can do at home. Summer Hours (Memorial Day through Labor Day): 8am–6pm Winter Hours (September through May): 8:30am–4:30pm Vestibule Hours: Year-round, 24 hours a day Address: 1215 N. State Road 49, Porter, IN 46304 Phone: 800-283-8687 Web: indianadunes.com Admission: Free
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (CT)
Come celebrate the 52nd anniversary of the National Lakeshore. They will be showing the documentary Shifting Sands witch covers the environmental history of Northwest Indiana and the creation of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. A Birthday cake will be served and they may have a surprise guest speaker.