What's new at the museum

Local legends 2014 photo gallery

Bill Kurtis and Donna La Pietra captivated our audience at the 2014 Local Legends event on November 8, taking us behind the scenes of Kurtis Productions, television news, and their conservation efforts. Check out a photo gallery of this fabulous event.


Give to the 2014 Annual Appeal

"Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success." - Henry Ford 

Thank you for celebrating the history of Lake Forest and Lake Bluff this year. Won't you join us and contribute to the Annual Appeal? Your support plays a key role in our success in collecting and showcasing our community's past. Make an end-of-year gift...




Save the date for our members event | February 25

Mark your calendar! Our annual members-only wine and appetizer event will be on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at Market House on the Square. Join us for wine, cheese, and a preview of all our 2015 events...along with the first chance to sign up. Stay tuned for more details...