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take your place in history

Take your place in history and make a gift to the 2017 Annual Fund. Your gift will help sustain the museum's daily operations and uphold our mission of inspiring awareness of the community's history. Give today!


History Trivia night | 2/23

Calling all history buffs - put on your thinking cap for a fun evening of friendly competition inspired by local history, our upcoming programs, and the Illinois Bicentennial. Pizza and drinks included! More...


rumpelstiltskin weaves the tale of LFLBHS

Giving Tuesday 2017 is history - but we tell your story all year! In case you missed our special guest Rumpelstiltskin of the Lindman Marionettes spinning straw into gold on Facebook for Giving Tuesday, here's a video compilation of his adventures at the Historical Society.