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

Blind Pig Social August 1st at 1416

The La Grange Area Historical Society has teamed up with fourteensixteen restaurant for the “Cooler in La Grange” promotion sponsored by the LGBA. Our cooler is painted with a Blind Pig theme, and we invite you to come to fourteensixteen on August 1st to celebrate with us!  Members are encouraged to bring their friends and

La Grange Park Celebrates Milestone Anniversary

In conjunction with La Grange Park's 125th Anniversary Celebration the La Grange Area Historical Society will be highlighting the history of La Grange Park during museum hours on Saturday, July 15th from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.   There will be a special viewing of a video about the founding of La Grange Park throughout museum

Stone Avenue Station Plaque Dedication

The LaGrange Area Historical Society Invites You To The Dedication of a Plaque Honoring the Restoration of the Stone Avenue Station Join Us at the Station Monday July 10th At Ten O’ Clock in the Morning Light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP to " order_by="sortorder" order_direction="ASC" returns="included" maximum_entity_count="500"]

New Summer Hours!

During the summer, the museum will be open on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  This is in addition to our regular hours on Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and the last Sunday of each month from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Access to the museum is also available by appointment.  There

Heart of La Grange: Then and Now Walking Tour on June 11th.

A John Burns walking tour of the historic 5th Ave/La Grange Rd. will be taking place on Sunday, June 11th from 1:30 - 3:00 pm.  The tour will begin at the La Grange Rd. train station and conclude at the La Grange Public Library.  Space is limited.  Purchase tickets Here.  

“Cooler in La Grange” Celebration

Join us on Tuesday June 6th from 5:00-9:00 pm at Fourteensixteen Restaurant! The La Grange Area Historical Society has teamed up with fourteensixteen restaurant for the "Cooler in La Grange" promotion sponsored by the LGBA. Our cooler is painted with a Blind Pig theme, and we invite you to come to fourteensixteen on June 6th