Check out a few of the many beautiful places that help us to remember our history and our heritage.

Our courthouse was built in the Richardsonian Romanesque style in 1897. Tours all the way to the top are given during the Harvest Festival which is always the last weekend in August.

Photo by Jim Shilling

Starke County Courthouse at Night

Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum

The Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum has over 30 pieces of rolling stock that its volunteers and members work on. Located in North Judson, Indiana, the Museum is open Saturdays 9am to 4pm CT year round, weather permitting. Train Rides are given May - Sept Open Sunday by appointment only.

For more details check out their Website HVRM


Starke County Historical Society Museum

The Starke County Historical Society Museum is housed in the home of former twice-elected Governor of Indiana, Henry F. Schricker. The Museum is open Tuesday thru Friday from 12 to 4. The Historical Society also has 3 annual events, an Ice Cream Social, an annual meeting and a Christmas Open House.†

For More Details check out their Website at:

Starke County Historical Society

Our county has so much history, it may take you a few days to browse through all of it. The beautifully restored Knox Depot is the home of the Starke County Chamber of Commerce and the Starke County Tourism Commission.

You can see it right on US35.

Check out more historic photos:

Starke County Photos

Just a couple of miles over the county line into Pulaski County is a world famous motorcycle Museum and store.† If you havenít been to Kerstings have to see it to believe it so check out the site:† Kerstings Cycle Center

Kerstingís Motorcycle Museum


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