Home

get the latest Museum news   

What's New at the Museum

THE THIRD COAST WITH THOMAS DYJA | 4/22

Author Thomas Dyja joins us to discuss his critically acclaimed history of Chicago at mid-century, featuring many of the incredible personalities that shaped American culture. More...


ceLEBRATING ILLINOIS: THE STORY OF LAKE COUNTY | 4/19

For a local angle on the Illinois Bicentennial, Nicole Stocker of the Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County will present an overview of Lake County history. More...


Annual meeting & Centennial Awards | 4/26

Join us at our first Annual Meeting at our new home. We will honor the Spellman/Johnson family as a Centennial Family and Lake Forest Flowers as our inaugural Centennial Business. More...