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


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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 […]

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SERIAL: The Founding of La Grange Illinois Starts in Tennesse

January 4th, 2016|0 Comments

SERIAL is a podcasting sensation. For those who don’t know, a podcast is like a radio show that you listen to on your phone or computer. When season one ended, what followed was a really long wait […]

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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