© 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.
December 11- December 30, 2016
Wednesdays and Sundays 1-4pm and Friday evenings 4-7pm
Tanner House Museum, Corner of Oak and Cedar Streets, Aurora IL
Each of the rooms of the historic Tanner Hosue museum will be decorated by volunteers - come see what they can do! You can even join the fun by voting for your favorite room. The Showcase will be open Wednesday and Sunday from 1-4pm and Friday evenings 4-7pm.
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 . . .