Porter County Indiana (Historic Districts) has 7 places on the National Register of Historic Places including 1 place of National significance and 2 places of Statewide significance. Significant places include Bailley, Joseph, Homestead, Bailley, Joseph, Homestead and Nike Missile Site C47, Beverly Shores--Century of Progress Architectural District and Chesterton Commercial Historic District.
The famous person Joseph Bailey is associated with one of more of the Porter County historic places.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Porter County places including U.S. Army, Nathan DeMass, Henry Christianson and Walter Scholer. Prominent architectural styles found in Porter Country are Italianate, Late Victorian and Mid 19th Century Revival.