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MOUNT PROSPECT HISTORICAL SOCIETY HOUSEWALK CELEBRATES 27 YEARS OF ALLOWING GLIMPSES OF LOCAL HOMES When the Mount Prospect Historical Society … [Continue Reading]
The Mount Prospect Historical Society will host “Christmas with the Friedrichs,” a free Christmas open house in the historic 1906 Dietrich Friedrichs … [Continue Reading]
27th ANNUAL HOUSEWALK TICKETS ON SALE NOVEMBER 1ST Tickets go on sale November 1 for the Mount Prospect Historical Society’s 27th annual Holiday … [Continue Reading]
LIONS PARK SCHOOL SECOND GRADERS DO CHORES TO RAISE FUNDS FOR RESTORATION For the ninth consecutive year, the second graders of Lions Park School … [Continue Reading]
The Mount Prospect Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which is committed to preserving the history of Mount Prospect, Illinois through artifacts, photographs and both oral and written memories of current and former residents and businesspeople. On its campus in the heart of the Village, the Society maintains the 1906 Dietrich Friedrich house museum and carriage house and an ADA-accessible education center. The Society is also in the midst of an adaptive restoration of the 1896 one-room Central School, which was moved to the museum campus in 2008.