La Grange Founded
La Grange Park Founded
La Grange Area Historical Society Founded
Designation of La Grange Historic District


  • John Burns presents to an group

The La Grange Centennial Quilt

February 27th, 2016|0 Comments

The La Grange Public Library unveiled the village’s restored Centennial Quilt this past February.

The La Grange Area Historical Society was asked by the Library to help commemorate the quilt’s re-installation. LGAHS member John Burns researched […]

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Register For Our American Girl Tea Party

January 26th, 2016|0 Comments

We are happy to announce 8 upcoming dates for our American Girl Tea Party.

Come have Tea with Your American Girl Doll! You’ll enjoy popular food and treats from the lifetime of our featured doll, Samantha […]


State of the Historical Society (SOTHS)

January 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Last week, President Obama delivered the annual State of the Union message. It is with SOTU still on my mind that I offer a similar address, this one though, concerns the State of the Historical […]

La Grange Area Historical Society

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

PH:  708-482-4248   FAX:  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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