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History Comes Alive for Children!

June 6th, 2018|Comments Off on History Comes Alive for Children!

History comes alive for kids on Saturdays in July!  Stop in anytime between 11:00 am - 2:00 pm for fun and games from decades past.  There will be family friendly activities set in a different

Upcoming Walking Tours

May 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Upcoming Walking Tours

On June 10th, enjoy a guided Walking Tour of Historic Fifth Avenue.   LGAHS member John Burns will guide you through the heart of downtown La Grange on La Grange Road, formerly known as Fifth

Vintage Vows

March 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Vintage Vows

Our current exhibit features wedding dresses from the late 1800’s through the present from local La Grange and La Grange Park residents.  Come in and admire the gowns, accessories, and traditions that were a part

La Grange Area Historical Society

Vial House Museum and Archive
444 South LaGrange Road
La Grange, IL  60525

Phone:  708-482-4248 

Museum Hours
Wednesdays   9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Last Sunday of each month   1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

By appointment outside these hours


Membership is open to anyone who wishes to preserve the heritage and historical record of the La Grange Area.

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