Historical/Regional museums in Chicago

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DuPage County Historical Museum

The DuPage County Historical Museum opened in 1891 as the Adams Memorial Library and was added to the National Register in 1981. In 1967 the building opened...


Graue Mill and Museum

Closed in the winter.


Historical Society of Oak Park and River Forest

Focused on Oak Park and River Forest History, some exhibits may interest kids. Exhibits include a Children's Room which is furnished with "hands-on"...


Pioneer Sholes School

19th Century One Room School


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

Closed in the winter.  


Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio

Design Detectives Family Tour: Family sleuths are invited to explore Wright's home to uncover the secrets of his designs. Preservation Trust Junior...


Holland Museum

An AAM-accredited history and art museum with permanent exhibits on the settlement and culture of Holland, Michigan, and galleries that house the museum's...


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...


Glen Ellyn Historial Society

171 Lowell Ave. Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 (house)



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