Tours Extended Through October

We've extended our tour season: the museum is open through October on Thursday & Friday from 3 to 6pm and Saturday & Sunday from 2 to 6pm

IHS Heritage Support Grant Funds Exhibit Redesign

CLHA is a proud recipient of the latest round of Indiana Historical Society Heritage Support Grants, made possible by a grant from Lilly Endowment, Inc. Several exhibit rooms within the museum will be reimagined to provide an experiential new way to learn the relevance of Cedar Lake history. > Read Press Release

CLHA featured on Lakeshore PBS Friends & Neighbors

Lakeshore PBS Friends & NeighborsThe Town of Cedar Lake has a long history as both a hub for industry and a resort destination. For over half a century, Cedar Lake was a popular summer getaway for families in Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana. Since 1986, the Cedar Lake Historical Association has been displaying artifacts and telling stories from those bygone summer days on Cedar Lake. > Watch Video

History is Our Future: 2019-2022 Strategic Plan

The CLHA Board of Governors conducted a strategic clarity and planning process throughout summer 2019 to establish its organizational priorities through 2022.
> Read Executive Summary

There's more to come. Stay connected by following our Facebook page or becoming a member.

Funding has been provided to Cedar Lake Historical Association from Indiana Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act economic stabilization plan of 2020. > Read Press Release

Indiana Humanities   National Endowment for the Humanities