What's new at the museum

Chicago's golden era of print journalism | july 9

Look back on the events and institutions of Chicago's newspapers and the influential writers, photographers and journalists who were a part of the "golden era." Lecturer Mike Conklin is a retired editor and writer for the Chicago Tribune. This free event will be at Lake Forest Place on July 9. More... 

bike tour of lake road | September 19

Take a ride with us back through time as we tour Lake Road on our bicycles. Tour begins and ends at the Historical Society. Space is limited, so reserve your spot today. More...

exciting news! LFLBHS Purchases Building For Museum

The Historical Society has found a future home. We have purchased the former Church of Christ Scientist at 509 E. Deerpath, Lake Forest, for use as a history museum. Find out more in our press release.