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Northbrook Historical Society and History Museum

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Finally checked it out

Despite living in Northbrook for a large chunk of my life, I had never visited the Historical... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2017
Brett J
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Northbrook, Illinois
Lovely place to take the family

I love going because I love the historical parts of Northbrook and being able to share it with my... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2016
Dnb1234
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Chicago, Illinois
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Nov 5, 2017
“Finally checked it out”
Nov 14, 2016
“Lovely place to take the family”
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1776 Walters Ave, Northbrook, IL 60062-4533
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+1 847-498-3404
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

Despite living in Northbrook for a large chunk of my life, I had never visited the Historical Society and Museum. It was quite interesting. My mom and I interrupted a meeting but everybody there was friendly beyond belief. They all were exceptionally knowledgeable about the...More

Thank Brett J
Reviewed November 14, 2016

I love going because I love the historical parts of Northbrook and being able to share it with my family. The staff is very knowledgeable and friendly. They do a great job with Shermerfest.

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Reviewed October 1, 2016

Very good if you are a visitor, Great if you are a Resident! It is just that the exhibits and information is much more meaningful if you live in Northbrook. Discovering The history of your town and how it started puts you in touch with...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2016

My daughters scout troop visited here on a field trip and they loved it. They learned a lot about their local history. The volunteer was very informed & welcoming to the girls. This is a great field trip for scouts or a class. Call ahead...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2016

There are volunteers that guide you around ad explain everything about the museum. Everyone pf them is very courteous and appreciative of visitors. There is also a small antique gift shop. Prices are very reasonable.

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Reviewed April 20, 2015

When a Chicago-Milwaukee trip took two days, the Northfield Inn was a popular half-way stopover. The building was moved to its present location on the south end of the Village Green in Northbrook and lovingly restored. It still is a great place to stop! The...More

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