Updates

Photo: The Smiths of Peoria

The Parlor has seen many happy celebrations since 1857. The Smiths (on right), from the Peoria…

“Signs of the Times” Exhibit Closing Ice Cream Party

Ice cream with prices from 1949 will close out the “Signs of the Times” exhibit at…

Photo: The Lights Are On At Tanner House

Every Wednesday and Sunday afternoon until September 29 (except for July 3). Tours are 1, 2…

Patriotic Concert: The American Legion Roosevelt-Aurora Post No. 84 Centennial Celebration

Photo: Andy Aurora Meets Quentin Roosevelt

Quentin Roosevelt age 18, swears in Andy and assorted other Aurorans as honorary members of The…

Photo: Andy Aurora Goes to Washington

Andy Aurora meets a few famous people at “Off the Record”, just down the street from…

Aurora Poster Stamps Postcards

The Aurora Commercial Club (1913-1919) designed six colorful stamps to promote Aurora to factory owners as…

Photo: Docent Kaye Hubbard with her great-grandmother’s dress, now on display in the Downstairs Bedroom

Tanner House tours are offered every Wednesday and Sunday afternoon until September 29. (Closed July 3…