Upcoming Exhibits

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An Ever-Widening Circle: Elmhurst University at 150

September 24, 2021-January 2, 2022

Explore Elmhurst University's journey in its 150th anniversary year through rare photographs, artifacts, video and interviews with former students, faculty and community members. Learn about the University's growth from its early beginnings as a German theological proseminary through stories of student and dorm life, academics, sports teams and much more. Find out how the University and the City of Elmhurst grew and changed together throughout the school's 150-year history.
Sponsored by: Community Bank of Elmhurst, Feze Roofing and Storino, Ramello & Durkin Attorneys at Law

See our CURRENT EXHIBITS page to learn more about exhibitions now on display.