Join Us For a Year Full of Fun Events!

Creative FUNdraising events and programs help support the Museum and bring history to life.

Uptown, All Around Town!

On May 19, the Museum hosts the first in this year's series of three docent-led walking tours in east Lake Bluff: Uptown, All Around the Town. The tour focuses on Lake Bluff's Commercial District. more...

2019 Distinguished Home Awards

The 2019 Lake Bluff History Museum's Distinguished Home Award award ceremony and reception takes place May 19 at 3 pm in the Museum. more...

The Great Rondout Train Robbery

Did you know the largest train robbery in history happened just down the road? Join us at North Shore Distillery for The Great Rondout Train Robbery program on June 4. more...

School’s Out Block Party June 7!

Lake Bluff History Museum brings the Lake Bluff Ice Truck and sno-cones to the June 7 School’s Out Block Party hosted by Lake Bluff Brewing Company from 5 to 11 pm. more...

Lake Bluff History Museum Auto Show

The 2019 Museum Auto Show returns June 22. Join us on in town around Village Green to see an incredible collection of classic and classy vehicles! more...

Crab Tree Farm Tour: Arts & Crafts Collection Tour

On September 28, the Museum hosts a popular tour of the Crab Tree Farm Arts and Crafts Collection. The Arts and Crafts Collection is housed in five buildings on the property located at 982 Sheridan Road in Lake Bluff. The tour lasts approximately 1 1⁄2 hours. Crab Tree Farm was built in 1910, after fire […] more...