Historical/Regional museums in Chicago

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1850 William Beith House Museum

Only open to public June, July and August

  

Historical Society of Oak Park and River Forest

Focused on Oak Park and River Forest History, some exhibits may interest kids. The Children's Room is furnished with "hands-on" toys and gizmos...

  

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,...

  

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

The museum reopens Mother's Day, when mom, grandma and great-grandma can ride free with a paid child's fare. Take a ride into the past on the Fox River...

  

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)

  

Geneva History Center

Learn about the history of Geneva with interactive exhibits. Call in advance for guided tours.

  

 





 
 
 
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