Greg Zanis book available through Aurora Historical Society

Greg Zanis, the Aurora carpenter known throughout the country as the man who traveled hundreds of…

Aurora Historical Society sees a retirement and an election of new board member

The Aurora Historical Society has announced the retirement of a long-time Board of Trustees member and…

Popular Vote Winners: Tanner House Holidays 2019

The Peanuts Gang, the crew of the starship U.S.S. Enterprise and the Cratchit family of Victorian…

Aurora Historical Society calendars and membership sale

The Vintage Aurora Calendar for 2020, produced by the Aurora Historical Society, is a look back…

Book signing event to honor Aurora Marine

Author and Aurora native Brent Peterson will greet the public and sign copies of his book,…

Quilt historian to speak at historical society

Laura McDowell Hopper, a historian, curator, writer and quilter, will speak about quilts and quilting at…

Roots Aurora Cultural Champions 2019

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

Roots Aurora Festival Seeks Cultural Champions

Roots Aurora, the annual festival of ethnic cultures, is seeking individuals to be honored as Cultural…

Hollywood does railroad history at historical society fundraiser

The spring fundraiser for the Aurora Historical Society will be a tribute to 170th anniversary of…

Crosses to be transferred to historical society

The white wooden crosses commemorating the 5 victims of the February 15 shooting at the Henry…