Updates

Video: Removing the Jacobson mural from Freeman School

Scenes from the Tanner House: Mother’s Day 2019

We are thinking of all the mothers and motherly-figures this weekend, knowing your love, inspiration, and…

2019 Passport To Adventure

New Passports are in — plan your family adventures — there are 70 museums and nature…

The Beacon-News: Aurora school’s Depression-era mural, obscured for decades by a drop ceiling, has been restored

Head over to The Beacon-News’ site to read Linda Girardi’s reporting on the Freeman mural.

WBBM: Depression-Era Mural Repaired, Restored At Aurora Elementary School

Head on over to WBBM's website to read and listen to Lisa Fielding's reporting and interview…

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

When Walls Talk – Emmanuel Jacobson’s ‘Pilgrims’

Art conservator Scott Sherwood and others will be speaking about the WPA-era mural that was lost,…

Aurora Downtown Easter Egg Hunt 2019

By solving the clues in the treasure hunt in the Aurora Historical Society’s “Aurora Story” exhibit,…

Welcome New Members: April 2018 – March 2019

Thomas Bohling, Burnham, ILDennis & Margaret Bogacki, AuroraNancy, Gary & Andy Hamilton, AuroraKen Hammond, AuroraAlex Kruszewski…

Hollywood does railroad history at historical society fundraiser

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

Another Mural Saved #FreemanMural

Art conservator Scott Sherwood (center) with volunteers Bill Walsh and Ky Kluber, see 10 months of…

The Voice: Aurora Historical Society’s David L. Pierce Center permanent site for memorial

Visit The Voice’s website to read: Aurora Historical Society’s David L. Pierce Center permanent site for…