Exhibit: Quilts — Art, History, Community

David L. Pierce Art & History Center 20 East Downer Place, Aurora

An exhibit of historic quilts from the collection of the Aurora Historical Society will be on display.

The visiting curator for the exhibit, Erin Howard, says that of the numerous quilts owned by the society, the two dozen she has chosen reflect some aspect of art, history or community.

Free

Members-Only Event

One of the perks of being a member of the Aurora Historical Society is members-only private events.

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Exhibit: The Aurora Story

David L. Pierce Art & History Center 20 East Downer Place, Aurora

Admission free, donations welcomed. A comprehensive exhibit of 175 years of Aurora history. Come wander through Aurora as you have never seen it, beginning with Native American dwellings and touching…

Free

Visit The Gift Shop

David L. Pierce Art & History Center 20 East Downer Place, Aurora

Visit the Gift Shop located in the David L. Pierce Art & History Center to pick up your Uniquely Aurora clothing, collectibles, postcards, posters, and more!  The majority of our items…

Special Event: Downtown Trick or Treat

David L. Pierce Art & History Center 20 East Downer Place, Aurora

Trick or treat in downtown Aurora on Saturday, Oct. 26 from noon to 3 p.m. Visit participating downtown businesses and enjoy kid-friendly treats.

Free

Lecture: Quilts & Quilting As Communication

David L. Pierce Art & History Center 20 East Downer Place, Aurora

Laura McDowell Hopper, a historian, curator, writer and quilter, will speak about quilts and quilting at the Aurora Historical Society’s fall exhibit at the Pierce Art and History Center on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 3:00pm. 

$5 – $8

Mini Photo Exhibit: 50 Years Ago — Aurora in 1969

David L. Pierce Art & History Center 20 East Downer Place, Aurora

Located in the display case on the first floor of the David L. Pierce Art & History Center, the mini photo exhibit shows scenes from Aurora in 1969.

Free