© 2011 AURORA HISTORICAL SOCIETY
WEB SITE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT
Waubonsee Community College Students
Giving the past a future! In continuous operation since 1906, the Aurora Historical Society is one of the oldest institutions in the Chicagoland area. Come tour the 1857 Tanner House, visit our changing exhibits at the David L. Pierce Art and History Center or make an appointment to do research at our History Center. Enjoy our special events such as lectures, cocktail parties for exhibit openings, July 4th Ringing of the Bells and December Holiday Celebration. Shop in our gift shop. Enjoy history. We’ll be happy to see you.
NEW BOOK RELEASE: "PHILLIPS PARK: AURORA'S TREASURE" "
Friday, December 5, 2014 6-9pm
Pierce Art and History Center, 20 E. Downer Pl. 60505
Authors Ron Moses and John Jaros will sign autographs
Book will be available in Museum Store starting Dec. 5 and online thereafter Regular store hours are Wed-Sat, Noon-4pm
$27.99 plus tax. Historical society members receive a 10% discount
Aurora's 175th Anniversary Year - 2012
Click here to visit the anniversary page and learn about the exciting things that happened in 2012
Aurora Story -
A comprehensive exhibit of 175 years of Aurora history . . .