Kane County History: The shutting up of the cows

Appearing in this week’s Kane County Connects newsletter. Editor’s Note: This article is part of a…

GAR Exhibit: Vietnam Vets Today

Brand-new photo portraits of Aurora’s Vietnam veterans are on display, along with photographs from their fighting…

Repost: Aurora Silver Plate Company Markings

This is a repost of an image from the Aurora Historical Society’s Facebook page in 2013.…

“Signs of the Times” Exhibit Closing Ice Cream Party

Ice cream with prices from 1949 will close out the “Signs of the Times” exhibit at…

Photo: Finishing touches on “Signs of the Times”

John Jaros, Executive Director, putting the finishing touches on the exhibit “Signs of the Times” that…

Exhibit: Signs of the Times

Our summer exhibit features dozens of commercial, institutional, and city signs from years gone by. The…

Kane County Connects: The Burlington Zephyr — A “Silver Streak” Through Aurora

Aurora From The Air Closing Reception

A final look at historic aerial photographs of Aurora and the debut of an original song,…

Aurora Historical Society artifact shines at Governor’s Mansion

FROM: Aurora Historical Society CONTACT:  Mary Clark Ormond  630-306-5491 or maryclarkormond@yahoo.com RE:  Exhibit at Illinois Governor’s Mansion…

Aurora Story Treasure Hunt

We were so glad to see so many new and familiar faces at the March 2018 Museums…

Andy Aurora – Man About Town

Andy Aurora, the 1964 figure used by the city of Aurora to promote its image, is…

Tanner House Holidays 2017: Room Decorating Contest Results

Favorite rooms at the Tanner House chosen by secret ballot of visitors. First Place: PARLOR  …