A sneek peak at coming attractions…

The museum is gearing up for new and exciting events coming very soon! We say goodbye to the “Is It Fresh?” truck farming exhibit next month but the vacated space will house THREE NEW EXHIBITS starting in December.  I don’t want to give too much away too early (after all, it wouldn’t be a sneakContinue reading “A sneek peak at coming attractions…”

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”

Is it fresh? Why yes, it is!

The new truck farming exhibit: “Is It Fresh?” is now completed and awaiting your viewing pleasure! Explore what it was like to be a farmer in Buffalo Grove in the 1920s and 1930s. Pick vegetables and sell them from the roadside stand or follow the journey of cut flowers from the greenhouse to homes andContinue reading “Is it fresh? Why yes, it is!”

Exhibit Update

It doesn’t look like much yet, but we are steadily building the Buffalo Grove truck farming exhibit. We started off on the right foot with the gorgeous vegetable roadside stand that Dick Stone and his grandson constructed. It was the first piece to be installed in the space and we couldn’t be more pleased withContinue reading “Exhibit Update”

Coming soon to a theatre near you

We have been unusually busy this month with exhibits to install and lots of traffic through the doors. It is hard to believe the end of the year is right around the corner. However, we are excited that December and January will usher in two major upcoming exhibits; one featuring local paintings and one aboutContinue reading “Coming soon to a theatre near you”