Indiana Dunes Visitor Center (Dorothy Buell Visitor Center)

Indiana Dunes National Park, Near Chesterton, Indiana

Indiana Dunes Visitor Center (Dorothy Buell Visitor Center) does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


View lobby displays and pick up brochures about Porter County, Indiana, Dunes State Park, and Indiana Dunes National Park. Enjoy educational displays and watch two short orientation videos. Shop in the Eastern National bookstore. The visitor center is open everyday with the exception of Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. Summer hours are 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Central Time (Friday of Memorial Day weekend through Monday of Labor Day weekend). Winter hours are 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Central Time.

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