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A museum is typically a permanent institution in the service of society and of its development, open to the public, which acquires, conserves, researches, communicates and exhibits, for purposes of study, education, enjoyment, the tangible and intangible evidence of people and their environment.
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History MuseumsDu Page County Historical Museum - Wheaton, Illinois

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County historical museum located in Wheaton, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/7/2006

last visited: 7/28/2009

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Wildlife MuseumsWillowbrook Wildlife Center - Glen Ellyn, IL

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Willowbrook Wildlife Center is a native wildlife rehabilitation facility that provides care and medical treatment for injured and orphaned wild animals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/28/2011

last visited: 2/29/2012

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Nature CentersWillowbrook Wildlife Center - Glen Ellyn, IL

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Willowbrook Wildlife Center is an education center and a wildlife rehabilitation center operated by the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/26/2010

last visited: never

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War and Military MuseumsFirst Division Museum - Wheaton, IL

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A museum dedicated to the the 1st Infantry Division of the United States Army — nicknamed “The Big Red One” after its shoulder patch.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/9/2008

last visited: 4/25/2009

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History MuseumsThe Museums at Lisle Station Park - Lisle, IL

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The Museums at Lisle Station Park include the Lisle Depot Museum, the Netzley/Yender Farmhouse, the Beaubien Tavern and more.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/21/2008

last visited: never

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History MuseumsWest Chicago City Museum - West Chicago, Illinois

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City history museum located in the former town hall building in West Chicago, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/8/2006

last visited: never

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Children's MuseumsDupage Children's Museum - Naperville, Illinois

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Large children's museum in Naperville, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/8/2006

last visited: 1/13/2013

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History MuseumsVilla Park Historical Society Museum - Villa Park, IL

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Located in the former Chicago, Aurora and Elgin Railroad depot. There are several very nice displays covering local and railroad history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/21/2008

last visited: 7/29/2011

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History MuseumsNaper Settlement Museum - Naperville, IL

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Naper Settlement is a family-friendly outdoor history museum. Located in downtown Naperville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/26/2012

last visited: never

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History MuseumsOld Butler School Museum - Oak Brook, IL

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An old school house, now a museum!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/1/2009

last visited: never

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Art MuseumsLizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art - Elmhurst, IL

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An art museum dedicated to the art work created from precious gems, rocks and minerals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/4/2008

last visited: 3/15/2013

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Art MuseumsElmhurst Art Museum - Elmhurst, Illinois

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Art museum located in Wilder Park in Elmhurst, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/5/2007

last visited: 12/15/2006

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History MuseumsElmhurst (IL) Historical Museum

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The Museum is located in the 1892 home of the first Village President, Henry L. Glos, and his wife Lucy. A landmark in downtown Elmhurst, the former home is now a modern Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/17/2008

last visited: never

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Nature CentersFullersburg Woods Nature Education Center - Oak Brook, IL

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The mission of Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center is to educate the public about humankind's influence on DuPage County's natural ecosystems and the inter-relationships with the global environment. Located along Salt Creek.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/8/2008

last visited: 6/14/2010

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History MuseumsCzechoslovak Heritage Museum - Oak Brook, IL

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Founded in 1974, this Czech and Slovak Museum is home to a variety of beautiful artifacts that focus on the culture, heritage and history of what is now the Czech and Slovak Republics.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/26/2013

last visited: 7/28/2018

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Nature CentersHidden Oaks Nature Center

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Bolingbrook Park Districts new Nature Center

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Death squared

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/28/2011

last visited: never

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History MuseumsWestern Springs (IL) Historical Society Museum

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The museum houses exhibits, photographs and information relating to the history of Western Springs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/17/2008

last visited: never

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History MuseumsBatavia Depot Museum - Batavia, Illinois

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Located in a former Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad depot, the Batavia Depot Museum gives a glimpse into Batavia's past.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/29/2006

last visited: 7/9/2017

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Science MuseumsSciTech Hands On Museum - Aurora, IL

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Science museum located in old post office next to public library in Aurora, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/16/2007

last visited: 2/10/2008

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Nature CentersHal Tyrrell Trailside Museum - River Forest, IL

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Stop at the Trailside Museum of Natural History to observe living native wildlife up close.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/30/2013

last visited: never

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History MuseumsRiverside Historical Commission Museum - Riverside, IL

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The Riverside Historical Museum is located in Riverside's historic Water Tower Pump House and is managed and operated by the seven-member volunteer Riverside Historical Commission.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/7/2008

last visited: never

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Nature CentersSagawau Environmental Learning Center - Lemont, IL

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Sagawau Environmental Learning Center, in southwest Cook County near Lemont, promotes the study of nature in a relaxed setting. A visitor center and classroom building opened in 2010 includes exhibits on geology, history, and habitat management.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/1/2016

last visited: never

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Nature CentersLittle Red Schoolhouse Nature Center - Willow Springs, IL

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Originally, a real one-room schoolhouse constructed in 1886, located within a few miles of its current site. Moved to this location in the 1950s and opened as a Nature Center on May 15, 1955.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/29/2008

last visited: 2/15/2010

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History MuseumsElgin Historical Museum - Elgin, IL

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Historical museum located in Elgin, Illinois. The muesum is housed in an 1856 building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/21/2008

last visited: never

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History MuseumsMcDonald's USA First Store Museum

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On this location was the first McDonald's franchise built by Ray Kroc, founder of McDonald's Corporation

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KG1960

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/8/2006

last visited: 8/18/2018

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