Photos: 4th of July Picnic & Ringing of the Bells 2019

Photos: Blueberried and Triumphant – Pie Eating Contest Winners 2019

Photo: Mastodon Skull

The skull of our Mastodon is on loan to the City of Aurora Parks and Recreation…

Photo: The Smiths of Peoria

The Parlor has seen many happy celebrations since 1857. The Smiths (on right), from the Peoria…

Photo: The Lights Are On At Tanner House

Every Wednesday and Sunday afternoon until September 29 (except for July 3). Tours are 1, 2…

Photo: Andy Aurora Meets Quentin Roosevelt

Quentin Roosevelt age 18, swears in Andy and assorted other Aurorans as honorary members of The…

Photo: Andy Aurora Goes to Washington

Andy Aurora meets a few famous people at “Off the Record”, just down the street from…

Photo: Docent Kaye Hubbard with her great-grandmother’s dress, now on display in the Downstairs Bedroom

Tanner House tours are offered every Wednesday and Sunday afternoon until September 29. (Closed July 3…

Photo: Finishing touches on “Signs of the Times”

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

Photo: Wendell Minor and Andy Aurora

Renowned artist and illustrator Wendell Minor is in town to have a street dedicated in his…

Photo: Memorial Day Grand Marshal Ed Huss

Andy Aurora and Memorial Day Parade Grand Marshal Ed Huss on Memorial Day 2019.

Photo: Andy Aurora Visits Walton’s

Andy visits the first Walton’s, what would become Walmart, in Bentonville, Arkansas. Sam Walton was 32…