Historical Societies in Kane County, Illinois

There are 8 Historical Societies in Kane County, Illinois, serving a population of 529,402 people in an area of 521 square miles. There is 1 Historical Society per 66,175 people, and 1 Historical Society per 65 square miles.

In Illinois, Kane County is ranked 56th of 102 counties in Historical Societies per capita, and 4th of 102 counties in Historical Societies per square mile.

List of Kane County Historical Societies

Find Kane County, Illinois historical societies.

Aurora Historical Society 20 East Downer Place Aurora, IL

Aurora Illinois Historical Society 305 Cedar Street Aurora, IL

Batavia Historical Society 155 Houston Street Batavia, IL

Dundee Township Historical Society 426 Highland Avenue West Dundee, IL

Elgin Area Historical Society 360 Park Street Elgin, IL

Geneva Illinois Historical Society 113 South 3rd Street Geneva, IL

Rutland Township Historical Society 41W947 Big Timber Road Hampshire, IL

Sugar Grove Historical Society 259 South Main Street Sugar Grove, IL

About Kane County Historical Societies

Kane County Historical Societies are local organizations and history museums dedicated to studying, preserving, and fostering an appreciation of the past, with an emphasis on the local community's history in Kane County, IL. Historical Societies in Kane County encourage and engage in the collection and preservation of historical artifacts, photographs, and personal stories. Many Historical Societies conduct research about local businesses and families, which they make accessible and available as public records and exhibits.

You may contact the Historical Society for questions about:
  • Kane County Historical Society exhibits and events
  • Kane County historical center discounts
  • Genealogy research in Kane County, Illinois
  • Making a donation
  • Volunteering