© 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.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday, October 22, 23 and 24. Thursday and Friday, October 29 and 30
Seatings at 6:30 and 8pm
The shows are nearly sold out, there are just a few spaces available for Thursday, October 29!
All tours $15.00 (AHS members $12.00)
Individuals under the age of 18 not admitted without an adult. This tour is not suitable for ages 13 and under.
You may order your tickets by using PayPal below (you will receive a phone call confirming your reservation) or calling 630-906-0650.
Photos courtesy of Ryan McKanna
Help us bring a WWII Veterans Exhibit to Phillips Park!The Aurora Historical Society has secured a matching grand to help fund this project - $2 for every $1 we raise. Help us get this exhibit off the ground! Any amount will help us meet our goal. If you have any questions, please call 630-906-0650.
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 . . .