La Porte County Historical Society Museum
La Porte County Historical Societry Museum
Backstory and Context
We have 14 period rooms, The Kesling Automobile Collection of over 30 vehicles including a Tucker, DeLorean, Duesenberg, Cord, Auburn, and several Model "T" Fords among others. Additionally we house the W.A. Jones Collection of Ancient Weapons which comprises of over 1000 firearms of all types and periods. other displays include Bell Gunness - La Porte's "Lady Blue Beard" serial killer for 1908, a recreated block of Main Street, Native American artifacts, mastodon bones, and an extensive Research Library.