Operating Hours & Seasons
Unless otherwise posted or noted below, all public use areas are open sunrise to sunset.
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitor Center
West Beach Bath House
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
1100 N. Mineral Springs Rd. Portage, IN 46304
Bailly/Chellberg Contact Station
Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education
Indiana Dunes Environmental Learning Center
Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk
To learn more about the public programs offered there, contact Portage Parks and Recreation Department at 219-762-1675, extension 301 or the National Park Service at 219/395-1644.
Did You Know?
Bailly Homestead National Historic Landmark was the home of Joseph Aubert de Gaspe Bailly de Messein. Believed to be one of the first non-native residents of Northwest Indiana, he lived on the site until his death in 1835. More...