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Lake County Sheriff's House & Jail

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May 2013

This is an interesting local landmark with some national exposure. I took a guided tour with a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Reed S
Bowling Banquet

Nice old building with historical significance.Recently filmed Public Enemy with John Depp their... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
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Crown Point, Indiana
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“May 2013”
2 Apr 2018
“Bowling Banquet”
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226 S Main St, Crown Point, IN 46307-4053
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is an interesting local landmark with some national exposure. I took a guided tour with a group for a conference I was attending. I had heard about this jail from the Dillinger escape. It was shown in the Public Enemies movie. It is not...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Nice old building with historical significance.Recently filmed Public Enemy with John Depp their. The building where a John Dillinger escraped makes it a must visit site if in Crown Point.Upstaires has meeting rooms etc.

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

The building itself is unique. It is also rich with history. I was fortunate enough to be able to discuss the building and Dillinger with John Heidbreder. Mr. Heidbreder's dedication to the foundation and knowledge of the building are both immense. He made history come...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Rick Hayes psychic medium gave a fun and information speech. Visited at the historic Crown Point jail.

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

In 1840 Crown Point, Indiana was established as the county seat of Lake County Indiana. Besides having a court house in the center of town, a regular jail and living quarters for the Lake County Sheriff was needed. Around 1908, a modern structure was built...More

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