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Aurora Historical Museum

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Great bit of Auroras history

3 level museum filled with everything Aurora. 1 st floor war memorabilia . 2nd floor items made... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Trina W
Great for kids

I had my kids in their summer program back in 1999-2000ish - great programs, were fun and... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2015
Tina M
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11 Jul 2017
“Great bit of Auroras history”
27 Dec 2015
“Great for kids”
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

3 level museum filled with everything Aurora. 1 st floor war memorabilia . 2nd floor items made in Aurora (a lot) 3 floor rotates new exhibits. Very educational and NOT boring!

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Reviewed 27 December 2015

I had my kids in their summer program back in 1999-2000ish - great programs, were fun and educational for my kids. Unfortunately, below, it doesn't let me show visits that long ago.

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 1 June 2014

From clock making to beer brewing, Aurora has a long and interesting history. On display are many artifacts including the bones of a Mastodon found in a nearby lake. While there walk across the street to the GAR Memorial Hall for Civil War soldiers. Currently...More

1  Thank Planetisourown
Reviewed 15 April 2014

I love this museum. It really gives you insight into the history of the area, Aurora in particular. We need to know more about our area.

1  Thank balde50
Reviewed 29 August 2011

This is a unique museum. There are main exhibits that stay year round. There are new exhibits every few months, also. Focus of museum is that of authentic Illinois and Aurora history. An interesting place that we enjoyed. I like the museum store there, has...More

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