“The John J. Wagner Family of Aurora, Illinois” heads to Lombard for the summer

Our Famous c1845 painting will leave us for the summer. We are loaning “The John J.…

Aurora Strong

John Garcia of Channel 7 News interviewed Brad Green about his new song on Tuesday, March…

Photo: Skating On The Fox River

View this post on Instagram The caption on the photo says it all. #UniquelyAurora #AuroraIL #FoxRiver…

2018 Tanner House Holidays Favorite Rooms

A big THANK YOU to all of the designers that made the Tanner House Holidays 2018…

Tanner House Holidays 2018

Soak in the unparalleled charm created by the décor masterfully created by this year’s designers in…

Photo: Richard Miller, Veteran

Richard Miller joined the Navy at age 17 and survived the kamikaze attacks which sank his…

Photo: More Than A Lawn Ornament, the “Liberty Bell”

Today the "Liberty Bell", cast c 1918 by the Love Brothers Foundry, rests serenely at the…

Photo: Signs of the Times

For the "Signs of the Times" exhibit at the Pierce Center (planned for mid-2019), we'll be…

Photo: Our bell for “Bells For Peace”

City of Aurora workers give us a hand to move the train bell donated to us…

Looking Back on History on a Fork

We had dinner in Luxembourg, Ireland, Germany, Romania, Mexico, Greece, Italy, Puerto Rico, and the Jewish…

Almost There! Dunham Fund Challenge Grant Update

Our recent Annual Fund Drive did well but still came a bit shy of our $25,000…

Aurora Story Treasure Hunt

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