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Established in 1955, the Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society collects and preserves historical material and information relative to Libertyville, Mundelein and surrounding areas in Lake County, Illinois. The 1878 Ansel B. Cook House, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is home to the society’s archives and Victorian museum. Please feel free to browse our website to learn more about the society, our events, and ways you can participate in preserving the community's past for future generations!


Great History Matters programs this fall. Check out the schedule.

Saturday, October 19, 2019, 10am - 12pm during Touch the Trucks
Come "Touch the Past" at the Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society table at Touch the Trucks put on by the Cook Memorial Public Library. We will have items from our education collection such as button hooks, a stereoscope, and kitchen gadgets out for a hands-on history experience.


The Ansel B. Cook Home will be open again for Victorian Christmas 7pm-9pm after the Libertyville Tree Lighting and from 11am - 3pm on Saturday December 7 & 14.

We're always happy to give private tours throughout the year. Give us a call at 847-362-2330 or shoot us an email at info@lmhistory.org to schedule one. A week's notice is appreciated.

$2/adults, $1/students & seniors

Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society
413 N. Milwaukee Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048-2280
847-362-2330
info@lmhistory.org

October 9, 2019