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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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History MuseumsSkokie Heritage Museum - Skokie, IL

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The Skokie Heritage Museum is located in a beautifully restored Historic Fire Engine House which consists of two floors. In the back is a Historic Log Cabin, recreating early settler life in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/15/2011

last visited: never

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History MuseumsSlovenian Heritage Museum

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A quaint, little museum in the old Slovenian section of Joliet, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/11/2007

last visited: 8/26/2007

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History MuseumsJoliet Area Historical Museum - Joliet, IL

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A not only is this a historical museum for the Joliet Area, it also acts as a Route 66 historical museum, too.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/13/2007

last visited: 6/12/2011

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History MuseumsChicago History Museum - Chicago, IL

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The Chicago History Museum (formerly known as the Chicago Historical Society) stands at the crossroads of America’s past and its future. If you live in Chicago or visit here and are curious about the city’s history and future, you must visit!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/21/2008

last visited: 6/24/2011

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History MuseumsClarke House Museum - Chicago, IL

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Built in 1836 for Henry B. Clarke, the Clarke House Museum is Chicago’s oldest house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/10/2016

last visited: never

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History MuseumsDuSable Museum of African American History - Chicago, IL

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The DuSable Museum, the first and oldest institution of its kind in the country, has been dedicated to the collection, preservation, interpretation and dissemination of the history and culture of Americans of African descent for more than 46 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/29/2010

last visited: never

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History MuseumsOriental Institute - Chicago, IL

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The Oriental Institute, located at the University of Chicago, is a research organization and museum devoted to the study of the ancient Near East.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/20/2010

last visited: never

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History MuseumsNorsk Museum

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This museum is housed in what was once the First Norwegian Lutheran Church in North America.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member timcoplin

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/8/2006

last visited: 6/19/2010

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History MuseumsFlagg Township Museum - Rochelle, IL

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A former city & town hall is transformed into a museum dedicated to preserving the history and heritage of Flagg Township of Ogle County, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/28/2008

last visited: 8/1/2011

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History MuseumsStagecoach Inn, Hebron, Indiana

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The first framed home in this town stands as a museum to honor the heritage of the community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DnRseekers

location: Indiana

date approved: 6/27/2011

last visited: 10/26/2011

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History MuseumsStreatorland Historical Society Museum

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Localized history of Streator, IL.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member timcoplin

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/18/2006

last visited: never

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History MuseumsJohn Deere Historic Site

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John Deere Historic Site

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/3/2008

last visited: 6/19/2014

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