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Founded at the turn of the 20th century, the La Porte County Historical Society's goal, then and now, is to preserve and collect history unique to La Porte, Indiana. Rated a "Gem Attraction" in 2011 and 2012 by the AAA Tour Book, don't miss this collection of antique firearms, automobiles, and other historical artifacts.
Soldiers Memorial Park is a 556-acre park surrounding Stone Lake and Pine Lake. During the summer, the park staffs lifeguards along Stone Lake Beach. The Parks offers plenty of outdoor adventures including hiking, mountain biking, fishing, kayaking, boating, and more. Cummings Lodge is available for larger groups and parties.
Train lovers can’t miss this attraction. The Hesston Steam Museum is dedicated to American steam power. Members can book rides on three miniature trains. You’ll learn about the history of steam powered trains and technology, and you’ll see how steam provided electric power, as well as heavy machinery. This museum is a gearhead’s paradise.