• Elk Grove Historical Museum

    The Elk Grove Historical Museum provides a look at pioneer living from the mid 19th to early 20th century. The Museum specializes in the history of the Elk Grove and its development over time. Open year round, the Museum offers tours, educational programs, exhibits, and assistance with research on Elk Grove Village and the surrounding area.

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  • View Our Newest Exhibit!

    Discover Elk Grove’s rich musical history and celebrate diverse musicians and educators through the sounds of jazz, rock, classical, folk and opera. This exhibit is sure to strike a chord with all ages using original artifacts, bold images, and audio. Reflect on what music means to you and share your own musical memories as part of your exhibit experience. Free admission. Sponsored by Jarosch Bakery. On display at the Elk Grove Historical Museum from March 6 – August 29

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  • Dairy Day

    Dairy Day is a fun-filled family event complete with interactive entertainment! Make ice cream sundaes, learn to churn butter, observe a live dairy cow, play old-fashioned games including milk-bottle toss, handle milking artifacts, make fun crafts, listen to 1800's music, view cheese making demos and learn Elk Grove dairy history. 

    Sunday, July 12 from Noon to 3pm
    Elk Grove Historical Museum, 399 Biesterfield Rd.

    $4 General Admission / $0 Historical Society Members

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