• 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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  • Civil War Demonstration

    Visit Union Army re-enactors and learn about life during the Civil War on Saturday, October 11! The re-enactors will be on Museum grounds from 1 - 5pm. At 2pm & 4pm , Jon Austin will demonstrate the embalming process in a 19th century medical lecture using a re-enactor corpse as a visual aid. Seating is limited for the medical demonstrations, therefore registration is required. Please register for only once, the medical demos are the same.

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Special Exhibit

  • Coming soon in March 2015!
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Virtual Backpack

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