All aboard, next stop artifact spotlight #3

Chosen for its attractive color and sheer delight factor, this Lionel Train model passenger car known as the “Macy Special 341,” is definitely something special. With its sturdy molded steel casing and charming exterior¬† details, it is no wonder that Lionel trains were once a staple in living rooms across the country. The Lionel CorporationContinue reading “All aboard, next stop artifact spotlight #3”

The Truck Farming Exhibit

See what it was like to sell vegetables in Buffalo Grove in the early 1900’s, or take a stroll through the market and look at all the vegetables and flowers the market exhibit has to offer.Whether you wish to walk around our newly constructed truck farming exhibit, spend some time expanding your knowledge of BuffaloContinue reading “The Truck Farming Exhibit”

Summertime fun

Try-It Tuesdays and Super Sundays Looking for something fun and different to do with the kids this summer? We are excited to host a number of fun (and free!) summer activities here at the museum. Try-It Tuesdays feature a different free walk-in activity every Tuesday from 1-3.30 PM. If you can’t come for a Try-ItContinue reading “Summertime fun”