©

Chesterton trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Itinerary planner

+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner USA  /  Indiana  /  Chesterton

Chesterton

4.3
State Parks · Scenic Walking Areas · Farmers Markets
Chesterton is a town in Westchester, Jackson and Liberty townships of Porter County, in the U.S. state of Indiana. The population was 13,068 at the 2010 census. The three towns of Chesterton, Burns Harbor, and Porter are known as the tri-towns or the Duneland area.HistoryChesterton was originally called Calumet, and under the latter name was platted in 1852 when the railroad was extended to that point. Chesterton was incorporated as a town in 1899.In 1933, a United Airlines NC13304 flight became the first known case of an attack against an aircraft. It was downed by a nitroglycerine bomb above Chesterton on October 10, 1933. All 7 people aboard the aircraft—four passengers and a crew of three—were killed in the crash.In 1958, Evan Murrs created and patented the first electric bicycle powered by Lithium-Ion batteries in the shop class at Chesterton High School.The Chesterton Commercial Historic District and the George Brown Mansion are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Our United States tour builder website allows you to schedule your trip to Chesterton, learn about its attractions, and find out about where else to go during your holiday.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Chesterton

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Places to visit with Chesterton

IndianapolisTrip planner BEST FOR: Room Escape Game, Specialty Museum, Children’s Museum South BendTrip planner BEST FOR: University / School, History Museum, Church EvansvilleTrip planner BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Casino, Zoo BloomingtonTrip planner BEST FOR: Winery / Vineyard, Science Museum, Water Body ColumbusTrip planner BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Garden, Playground