Museums
Chicago, Illinois
Art, Children's, Culture, History
Berwyn, Illinois
Culture, Historical Society
Blue Island, Illinois
History, Library
Bridgeview, Illinois
Library
Chicago, Illinois
History, Historical Society
Houses information and articles in the Chicago Branch Public Library.
Oak Brook, Illinois
History, Historic House, Specialized
Graue Mill and Museum, an operating waterwheel grist mill and homestead, is dedicated to maintaining a bridge between past and present generations in the belief that understanding our history is vital to our future.
Lyons, Illinois
History
Chicago, Illinois
Library
LaGrange, Illinois
Historical Society
Willow Springs, Illinois
Nature Centers
Oak Brook, Illinois
Historic House
Mayslake Peabody Estate is part of Mayslake Forest Preserve. The preserve, once home to Potawatomi Indians, encompasses 88 acres of natural resources. The rolling landscape includes 22 acres of wetlands, lakes, restored prairie, and two small oak savannas–one of the region’s most endangered ecosystems.
Oak Brook, Illinois
Historical Society
We are currently in the process of restoring the interior of the historic Old Butler School which serves as the Oak Brook Heritage Center. The Heritage Center is operated by the Historical Society and, upon completion, will serve as an educational resource for the display and study of the heritage and history of Oak Brook for residents, school children and visitors alike.
Palos Park, Illinois
History, Historical Society
Riverside, Illinois
Culture, History, Historical Society
The Riverside Historical Museum is located in the East Well House next to the historic Water Tower designed by William Le Barron Jenney. A new exhibit space in the East Well House has recently been completed. New permanent displays are currently being developed.

The Museum is managed and operated by the seven-member volunteer Riverside Historical Commission.
Robbins, Illinois
Historical Society
Western Springs, Illinois
Historical Society
Palos Heights, Illinois
Culture, History, Park
Worth, Illinois
History, Historic House
The Historical Museum is located in Rooms 102 & 104 at the Terrace Center located at 11500 Beloit.  The project was funded by a grant written by past Museum Curator, Christine Brooks. The grant was from the Department of Natural Resources Illinois State Museum's Public Museum Capital Grants Program.