Final Children’s Tour of Summer 2019

On September 15, 2019, Docent Mike Bryant guides kids through making a do-it-yourself Victorian toy in…

The Beacon-News: Roots festival lets Aurora celebrate its diversity

Visit The Beacon-News’ website to read David Sharos’ article on the 2019 Roots Aurora festival.

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2019 Roots Aurora Cultural Champions Awarded

The Aurora Historical Society presented the Roots Aurora Cultural Champions awards on September 6 during the…

2020 Fox Valley Arts Hall of Fame Nominations Sought

Nominate an artist for the 2020 class of the Fox Valley Arts Hall of Fame. Nominations…

Tanner Tidbit: Kitchen Stove

Join Karen Blee Nickels, Docent of the Tanner House Museum, as she describes one of the…

Roots Aurora Cultural Champions 2019

A longtime Auroran whose singing voice has uplifted innumerable hearts and minds, and a pair of…

In Memoriam: John Galles

REST IN PEACE, JOHN GALLES (192502019), A TRUE AURORAN if there ever was one. Johno’s Main…

Victorian Values On Display at Two Brothers Brewery

Abundant liquor and a handsome bar at which to drink it. The back bar is reputed…

Focus on children at new Tanner House Museum tours

Special tours geared for children 4-10 years old will be offered at the Tanner House Museum…

Photos: What our youngest visitors like about history

We asked our Museums After Dark visitors what their favorite artifacts are. Here are some of…

Photo: Which Artifact Is Your Favorite?

Our activity for Museums After Dark on Thursday, August 8, 2019 is *what’s your favorite artifact…