Historical/Regional museums in Chicago

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1850 William Beith House Museum

Restored Greek Revival home illustrates mid-19th century decorative arts and techniques. Visitors become actively involved as detectives, discovering clues...

  

Aurora Historical Society

The historical society's exhibit "Entertaining Aurora," reflects on a variety of ways, past and present, that Aurorans have amused themselves, from...

  

Aurora Regional Fire Museum

Located in Aurora's 1894 Central Fire Station, the museum features a variety of interactive exhibits designed to educate and entertain children, families,...

  

Cantigny Park

Visit nearly 30 acres of formal and informal gardens with seasonal plantings, including the popular Idea Garden with a section just for kids. Two history-rich...

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DuPage County Historical Museum

Visit the new Fun Unplugged exhibit series up through February 2018! Join us for Superheroes Then and Now on Saturday, August 20, 1pm. The museum offers...

  

Elgin Public Museum

Built in 1907, the museum offers exhibits and educational programs with natural history and cultural themes.

  

Elmhurst History Museum

Experience family-friendly exhibits and weekly activity programs for kids at this museum inside Elmhurst’s historic Glos Mansion. Summer Exhibit: “Pigskin...

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Ernest Hemingway Birthplace and Museum

See Hemingway's childhood home in Oak Park and see some of his first writings, original letters, photographs and family artifacts at the museum. To...

  

Fox River Trolley Museum

Take a ride into the past on the Fox River Line's historic trolley cars, some of which are more than a century old. Pack a picnic lunch. Benches are...

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