Schools & Scouts
2015 Ruth Strand Poster Contest is underway
Calling all second grade Elmhurst historians! The Elmhurst Historical Museum wants you to participate in the 2015 Ruth Strand Poster Contest.
New Elmhurst History Exhibit now open
The Museum’s entire second floor gallery has been transformed into an innovative new exhibit that tells the story of Elmhurst from its earliest days to the present.
Check out our Spring 2015 Calendar of Events
Our Spring Calendar is fresh off the press! Download a copy or pick one up in the museum.
"Let Children Be Children" Exhibit closing on April 4
"Let Children Be Children: Lewis Wickes Hine’s Crusade Against Child Labor," a traveling exhibit from George Eastman House, is a telling look at the industrialization of America, this exhibition reveals the circumstances that poor working children.
Thu, Jan. 15 - Sat, Apr. 4
Let Children Be Children: Lewis Wickes Hine's Crusade Against Child Labor
Sat, Feb. 28 , 2015 - Thu, Dec. 31 , 2099
New Exhibit! By All Accounts: The Story of Elmhurst
Tue, Mar. 31
Sun Print Workshop
Thu, Apr. 2
Spring Break Movie at the Library: Newsies
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Who was Robert Palmer and why is the underpass named after him?