Crown Point, Indiana: John Dillinger Museum

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Address:
1 Courthouse Square, Crown Point, IN
Directions:
In the old courthouse in the town square. Entrance on the north side of the building.
Hours:
Tu-Sa 10-5, Su 12-4 (Call to verify)
Phone:
219-989-7979
Admission:
Adults $4.
RA Rates:
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John Dillinger Museum.

John Dillinger Museum
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John Dillinger Museum

The John Dillinger Museum was a great and inexpensive attraction. But I would suggest using caution with small children. A few of the push-button exhibits scared my six-year-old. Even I jumped! I would also recommend grabbing a museum brochure before you tour the museum, because it gives you a scavenger hunt that keeps you engaged and on the prowl while you visit.

[Just Brennon Blog, 01/14/2017]
Dillinger relative forces close of Dillinger Museum

The Dillinger Museum, Hammond, Indiana, will shut down as a result of litigation filed by Jeffrey Scalf, great-nephew of notorious alleged crime figure John Dillinger. Sued under Indiana's Right to Personality Law, the museum's board couldn't reach a settlement with Scalf.... [11/05/2003] Complete News Story

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