Tea with Your Doll Registration is Open!

Join us for our annual Tea with your Doll! This year our tea takes place in the 1970's, a decade filled with disco dancing and crazy fashion! Come learn about what life was like for families during this groovy decade while enjoying seventies style hor d'oeuvres and tea. Each child will go home with a

Be a Part of Giving Tuesday

Please save the date for Giving Tuesday, November 27th.  You can support the work we do at the Historical Society preserving the heritage of our community and offering educational and entertaining programs and events to engage our residents with the rich history of La Grange. We are supported primarily by memberships and donations, so please

Rising from the Ashes: Celebrating La Grange History at Emmanuel Episcopal

Join us to celebrate Emmanuel Episcopal Church's recent designation to the National Register of Historic Places.   We will explore the rich history of this landmark building and its many roles at the center of the growing community of La Grange.  Friday, November 30th at Emmanuel Episcopal Church from 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Ticket price

Roaring Twenties Murder Mystery Evening

Watch the calendar for another murder mystery night due to popular demand!   Guests got dolled up and joined us for a swanky evening at "The Rose Club," the most exclusive Speakeasy in town! La Grange’s most ruthless mobsters and elegant flappers convened for a night of glamour, scandal, and murder! Each guest had a role to

2018 Calendar of Events

The 2018 Programs and Events calendar is coming together, and it is packed full of tours, parties, guest speakers, educational events and more!  There is something for everyone on our calendar this year, and the details will be posted here shortly, so please check back soon!

New Exhibit Coming Soon!

The curation of our upcoming exhibit is underway! We'll give you a hint - you're going to fall in love with it!

Annual Tea With Your Doll! Sold Out

Join us for our annual Tea with your Doll! This year our tea takes place in the 1920's, a decade filled with roaring music and glamorous fashion! Come learn how life was changing for families in the roaring twenties while enjoying twenties style hor d'oeuvres and tea. Each girl will go home with a goodie

Spooky Storytime! Register Now!

Join us this October for Spooky Storytime! This new event was created by our Tea with Your Doll coordinator, Becca Rymsza, and it's sure to be tons of fun for the little ones!  Come participate in interactive spooky and silly Halloween stories, play games, have snacks, and learn about how Halloween has been celebrated throughout history!

New Events Coming in October!

Hauntings of La Grange  Join us at the LaGrange Area Historical Society’s Vial House (circa 1874) for an evening of haunting, disquieting, and out of the ordinary tales that are embedded in the La Grange area’s past.  When: Friday night, October 27th Reception at 7:00 Lights out and Chilling Tales at 7:30 Escape at 8:30 Bring

West End Walking Tour – New Wine Tasting Option Available!

The La Grange Area Historical Society is pleased to announce the return of the West End walking tour with John Burns on September 9th and 10th.  The tour will focus on La Grange’s west end and will provide tour goers with some surprising tales of the village near Stone Avenue Station. New this year, we are