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Waubonsee Community College Students
Giving the past a future! In continuous operation since 1906, the Aurora Historical Society is one of the oldest institutions in the Chicagoland area. Come tour the 1857 Tanner House, visit our changing exhibits at the David L. Pierce Art and History Center or make an appointment to do research at our History Center. Enjoy our special events such as lectures, cocktail parties for exhibit openings, Death Comes to the Tanner House (Halloween) or celebrations of major holidays. Shop in our gift shop. Enjoy history. We’ll be happy to see you.
Aurora's 175th Anniversary Year
Click here to visit the anniversary page and learn about all the exciting things happening in 2012.
Aurora Story -
A comprehensive exhibit of 175 years of Aurora history . . .
Stirred, Not Shaken: Italian
Friday, October 4
An opening reception for a mini-exhibit of Italian impact on Aurora’s history.
Exhibit runs through November 1.