Winfield Illinois Historical Society in Winfield, Illinois

Popularity:#10 of 15 Historical Societies in DuPage County#151 of 226 Historical Societies in Illinois#2,619 in Historical Societies

Winfield Illinois Historical Society Details

Address and Phone Number for Winfield Illinois Historical Society, a Historical Society, at Winfield Road, Winfield IL.

Name
Winfield Illinois Historical Society
Address
Winfield Road
Winfield, Illinois, 60190
Phone
630-653-1489

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About the Winfield Illinois Historical Society

The Winfield Illinois Historical Society, located in Winfield, IL, is a local organization dedicated to studying and preserving the history of Winfield. The Historical Society fosters an appreciation of the past, with an emphasis on local history. In addition to collecting and preserving historical artifacts, photographs, and personal stories, the Historical Society conducts research into local DuPage County families and businesses, which they present to the public through exhibits. The Historical Society also provides public historical records.

You may contact the Historical Society for questions about:
  • Winfield Historical Society exhibits and events
  • Finding Winfield public records
  • Winfield historical center discounts
  • Genealogy research in Winfield, IL
  • Making a donation
  • Volunteering
Winfield Public Records

The Historical Society collects historical records in DuPage County including genealogy records. Many of the records in the Historical Society collection are available to the public. The Historical Society can also connect visitors with Winfield museums, historical archives, and other sources of historical records. Contact the Historical Society for information about locating public records or conducting genealogy research in Winfield.

Local Winfield History

In Winfield, the Historical Society specializes in local history. Working with other organizations and institutions, the Historical Center helps preserve local institutions, historic buildings, and historic neighborhoods. It also preserves the history of different groups of people in Winfield. In collaboration with Illinois Historical Societies, the Winfield Illinois Historical Society ensures that historic preservation ordinances, historic districts, and preservation guidelines are established and enforced.

Events & Exhibits

The Historical Society offers exhibits and events centered on Winfield history. These programs provide historical information about Winfield communities, businesses, and history. In addition to visiting the Historical Society to see exhibits, the Winfield Illinois Historical Society offers online content, including historical photographs, articles, and materials on local history.

Historical Society Donations & Funding

Donations and fundraising make up a significant part of Winfield Illinois Historical Society funding. The Historical Society receives support from the Illinois state government, businesses, and universities, as well as private donations. Fundraisers, such as tours of IL historical sites, sponsored talks, and historical reenactments, help support the Historical Society. Contact the Historical Society for more information about donations and funding.

Volunteering for the Winfield Historical Society

The Historical Society relies on volunteers for many events and programs. These volunteers help run educational programs, provide research assistance for visitors using the Historical Society collection, and perform outreach at Winfield schools.

Contact the Winfield Illinois Historical Society

You may contact the Winfield Illinois Historical Society by calling 630-653-1489, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Winfield Illinois Historical Society, Winfield Road, Winfield, Illinois, 60190.