Join Us For a Year Full of Fun Events!

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

Suicide or Murder?

On October 30, 1928, a young woman was found, badly burned and near death, in the furnace room of Village Hall. She died three days later and the mystery of her passing continues to intrigue . . . more...

Ghost Walk!

Join us for a ghoulishly good time, because every day above ground is a good one! The museum's spirit-guided tour through the real history of Lake Bluff returns October 27 and 28. You won't want to miss it! more...

Mollie’s War

Other than nurses, the WAC’s (Womens Army Corp)were the first women to serve overseas during WWII. Cyndee Schaffer discusses the role of women in the military and in particular, her mother’s experiences. more...

Here Comes Santa Claus!

Santa returns to the museum as part of Lake Bluff’s It’s a Wonderful Life festivities. Drop in for a visit between 1 and 4 pm! Free! more...

2018 Historic Christmas Home Tour

This delightful tour brings the splendor of history and the holidays to life and provides an insider’s glimpse at lovely Lake Bluff homes decorated to reflect the owners’ unique style. more...

2018 Distinguished Home Awards

A big thanks to those who joined us for a reception honoring this years recipients of the Museum's Distinguished Home Award. more...

Auto Show Highlights

The 2018 Museum Auto Show was a huge success. Check out our video highlights and join us next summer for more fun! more...