Sweet Home Chicago
May 3 - November 1, 2014
A traveling exhibition highlighting our cultural connection with Chicago's candy makers. Featuring a documentary video narrated by Bill Kurtis, artifacts, objects, photographs and fun candy activities. Sponsored in part by Graham's Fine Chocolates and Geneva Bank & Trust. Admission $2 per person, FREE for Museum Members and includes the main gallery "Geneva's Story." Produced by the Elmhurst Historical Museum, a department of the City of Elmhurst.
Geneva’s story is all around us. It is shaped by the river, connected by the railroad, advanced by development, and enhanced by people who visit or call it home. Chapter by chapter, discover our evolving community. We invite you to hear stories, explore objects, and share memories. Geneva’s story belongs to all of us...be inspired to pass it on! Discover Geneva's rich history in this engaging and playful exhibition featuring iPad stations with oral histories, videos, historic photographs and activities. Be sure to visit the Fargo Theater with a six foot screen with five videos telling Geneva's story. Admission $2 per person, FREE for Museum Members and includes admission to our feature gallery.