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Tour the historic Bailly Homestead this Friday

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Tour the historic Bailly homestead from 1 to 4 p.m. on Friday, July 12, 19, and 26 at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.

Joseph Bailly was a French-Canadian trader who moved to Indiana in 1822 to develop Baillytown and discovered that things donít always work out as planned.

Park in the Bailly/Chellberg Parking Lot and walk about one-third of a mile to the Bailly Homestead.

The Chellberg/Bailly parking lot is on Mineral Springs Road between U.S. Highway 20 and U.S. Highway 12 in Porter.

For more information on this or other programs at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, visit the park website at or contact the parkís information desk at (219) 395-1882.



Posted 7/11/2013