Elmhurst Historical Museum 120 E. Park Ave. Elmhurst, IL 60126, Ph: 630-833-1457 Tues-Sun 1-5 pm Free Admission

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Museum Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 1-5 p.m. 

General Admission: Free     For CURRENT EXHIBITS, click here.

GRAND OPENING OF OUR NEW ELMHURST EXHIBIT! York Street, 1937
By All Accounts: The Story of Elmhurst
Opens February 28, 2015

 

Be among the first to experience the history of Elmhurst in a whole new way through a dynamic and interactive new exhibit. “By All Accounts: The Story of Elmhurst” takes visitors on a journey of discovery that shows how Elmhurst has changed and grown over the past 165 years.  The Elmhurst Historical Museum’s entire second floor gallery will be transformed into an innovative exhibit that tells the story of Elmhurst from its earliest days to the present.  Visitors will enjoy thought-provoking displays that combine artifacts with the latest in museum technology to create an engaging and informative experience.
  • Watch a large-scale photograph of York Street in the 1920s come to life
  • Time travel through the streets of Elmhurst with an interactive table-top map
  • Experience many engaging visuals and touch screen displays
  • Relax inside the mini-theater and see a video sharing the story of Elmhurst people and places from the past and present

Public Grand Opening Weekend with special activities and refreshments on February 28 and March 1 – FREE ADMISSION.

Support the Elmhurst Heritage Foundation
The Elmhurst Heritage Foundation has been raising the funds to support the creation of this exciting new exhibit. Your help is needed to make it a reality. Donate to the Elmhurst Heritage Foundation’s Visionary Voices Campaign today: visit www.elmhurstheritagefoundation.org or call 630-833-1457 to make your tax-deductible donation.


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