Top 10 Places for Holiday Shopping (or Anytime!)
Posted on November 23, 2021 by Dina Miller
Indiana’s Cool North is is full of awesome opportunities for your shopping -- and especially during the holidays. You can find exceptional works of Amish craftsmanship, one-of-a-kind finds, retail outlets, and delicious homemade sweets and treats. From local boutiques and downtown shops to the outlets, here are our Top 10 Places for Holiday Shopping! These are all open year-round, so even when the holidays are over, you can get in some retail therapy.
LaPorte County Historical Society Museum
In addition to the collections of cars and guns at the LaPorte County Historical Society Museum, you can also see what life was like during various time periods in the fourteen period rooms. A 1920s kitchen is complete with an ice box, period furniture fills the Victorian parlor and in the Pioneer room, visitors see the necessities of settlers’ lives such as a butter churn, spinning wheel, and candle mold plus furniture and items actually brought to LaPorte County by pioneers. Other rooms include Doctor’s and Dentist’s offices, a schoolroom, 1950s and 1920s living rooms, and a general store.
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