Historical Society Crib and Annex  

48W445 Hinckley Rd., P.O. Box 206
Big Rock, IL 60511

 
           
 
 
 
 

 
WELCOME


...to the internet home of the Big Rock Historical Society

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MUSEUM WILL OPEN ON APRIL 23rd for the season,
Museum will open every Sunday Afternoon from 2:00 to 4:00 PM starting again on April 23rd. (Except Holiday Weekends). If you would like to visit the Museum at any other time, please call 630-698-0626

 
MEMBERSHIP MEETING:

Saturday, July 29th - Tour and Stories at South Welsh Cemetery at 5PM. There is no charge and All are Welcome!! THEN FUNDRAISER DINNER at 6PM at Marvel's Barn. Enjoy Roast Beef Dinner with Au Gratin Potatoes, Toss Salad and Dressing, Pasta without meat, Green Beans, Dinner Rolls, Coffee, Ice Tea or Lemonade for only $15 per person if purchased by July 23rd. ($20 after the 23rd) Desserts will be available. At 7, be entertained by The Foggy Memory Boys Band. Enjoy Blue Grass Music. Tickets are available at the Big Rock Library on Monday, Thursday, and Saturday, or at the Historical Museum on Sunday between 2 and 4, or by calling 630-698-0626 for reservations or questions.

 


Click here for complete 2017 Meeting Schedule

 

 

 

 

 

CELEBRATE BIG ROCK - CLASSIC CAR, TRUCK, TRACTOR, & AND MOTORCYLE SHOW 2017 was held on June 4th,

Mark your calendar Sunday, June 3, 2018 for the next Car Show.

 

Click here for more information and Entry Form (top right corner) on the Car Show Website.

 

 

NEXT PORK CHOP & CHICKEN DINNER
will be at the H-BR Middle School in Big Rock on April 19th .
Pork Chop dinner will also be available at the Car Show on June 4th, 2017

Call 630-556-3604 for Prepurchased ticket price and more information.




 

 

RECYCLING
Don't forget our Flag Box for recycled flags - "proper disposal".
New Update: Shredded paper in plastic bags will be accepted.
New State Law - ALL electronic devices must be recycled
Click here for more recycling information.

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

   
 

HOURS
Sunday 2:00 to 4:00 PM (except Holidays)

Private Visitation upon request Museum

Closed December, January & February

CONTACT
630-698-0626
Email

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Impact of Railroads

 

Mr, Zippy
 

 
 
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