January 26, 2020
Elmhurst History Museum
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January 31, 2019 - May 31, 2019 @ Lizzadro Museum
This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone. Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!
March 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019 @ Elmhurst History Museum
Take an interactive journey through Elmhurst history! See the award-winning tabletop map filled with photos from various eras, and explore fascinating object towers on different themes, from businesses to community, and watch a video on Elmhurst history. Check out the latest History Spotlight, a rotating display of special objects and photos from the museum’s collection.
May 11, 2019, 1:00 PM - August 18, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Elmhurst History Museum
Chicago has had its share of jaw-dropping, awe-inspiring amusement parks, from the rotations of the first Ferris wheel at the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition to the ups-and-downs of The Bobs at Riverview. Celebrate Chicago’s favorite destinations for fun and thrills, from early trolley parks to suburban attractions like Kiddieland, Dispensa’s Kiddie Kingdom and others. Learn about the signature rides and iconic venues through rare photos, video, memorabilia, ads and more.
May 19, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Elmhurst History Museum, Elmhurst Art Museum, Lizzzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
Celebrate the 23rd Annual Museum Day in Elmhurst, a special event commemorating the important cultural value of museums to communities worldwide. Jump on board the Explore Elmhurst trolley to visit three Elmhurst museums for free admission, family-friendly activities, exhibit tours, refreshments, and more.
May 19, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Lizzadro Museum
Ride the trolley as it rolls through Elmhurst to celebrate Museum Day! Visit all 3 Museums including the Art Museum, History Museum and Lizzadro Museum. Participate in activities and collect a stamp at each Museum for a chance to win a prize. Park at one location and ride the complementary trolley. At the Lizzadro Museum, see the Rock Café and collect rocks, minerals and fossils to take home.