Elmhurst Historical Museum
Cost: Free, nominal fee for programs
Hours: 1-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday
Explore this family-friendly history museum in the Glos Mansion featuring a wide range of exhibits and family activities. Centuries of Progress exhibit documents the spectacle and wonder of U.S.World's Fairs, with a special feature on Chicago's 1893 Columbian Exposition. Experience more than 125 fair artifacts, photographs, video, and memorabilia, and see a special feature, "Elmhurst Goes to the Fair," showcasing rare items from the museum's collection (Oct. 26-Jan. 6).