Special Events


Saturday, September 30                             Elmhurst Quarry Tour

Ticket sales ended as of 9/6/17 at 1PM.               

Have you ever wondered what goes on inside the Elmhurst Quarry Flood Control Facility? Here's your chance to take a rare behind-the-scenes tour of the quarry, a site usually closed to the public. Bus tours will leave the Elmhurst History Museum every 30 minutes and are approximately two hours in duration. Tours sold out in 2015, so don't miss out! 

TICKETS: SOLD OUT Follow this link to EventBrite for more program details.

REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS: Download a PDF with day of tour information.     

WAIVERS: Each participant must download, sign and bring the waiver below with them the day of tour.     

DOWNLOAD Quarry Tour Waiver-Adult                 DOWNLOAD Quarry Tour Waiver-Minor


Saturday, September 16                             Elmhurst Craft Beer Fest

The Elmhurst Heritage Foundation and Rotary Club of Elmhurst present the 3rd annual Craft Beer Fest, featuring a wonderful fall afternoon of beer tasting and fun on the Elmhurst History Museum grounds. More than 50 craft brews and ciders, snacks and live music make this the fall event not to miss! Tickets are available on the Elmhurst Craft Beer Fest event web site...click here.

Photos from 2017 Disco Explosion! 

Check out these photos from our fun event on June 25th--it was a Disco vs. Rock explosion on the museum grounds!