Historical/Regional museums in Chicago

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1850 William Beith House Museum

By appointment only in winter.

  

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

Follow Abraham Lincoln through his boyhood years, the White House, the Civil War and his assassination. The museum immerses your family in Lincoln's world...

  

Arlington Heights Historical Museum

The five-building complex and their contents tell the story of Arlington Heights over the last 150 years.  The Muller Victorian and 1908 Banta homes, carpentry...

  

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,...

  

Bailly Homestead and Chellberg Farm

Learn about 19th-century life at this historic working farm and fur trading post. The farm is stroller friendly, but the home is not.

  

Cantigny Park

Visit the First Division military museum, which takes visitors on an interactive tours of the nation's wars. Life-size soldiers demonstrate what life was...

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Cheney Mansion

A historic mansion and gardens with special programming. Events: "Kids Cook" for kids ages 8-12. Hands-on classes taught on Saturday mornings, 9:30-noon,...

  

 







 
 
 
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