November 14, 2019-March 29, 2020
On the Right Track: By Rail to Chicago & Beyond
What role did the railroad play in shaping regional settlement in Chicago, its suburbs and throughout the Midwest? How do the railroads of nearly a century ago compare with those running through the city today, and how do they manage to keep all those trains on the right track? Through fascinating artifacts and interactive multi-media displays, visitors will discover how Chicago area railroads helped created the suburban transportation landscape as we know it today.
Exhibit Sponsors: Community Bank of Elmhurst and Prairie Forge Group
Location: Elmhurst History Museum, 120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst Hours: Sunday, Tuesday-Friday: 1-5 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission: FREE