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Upcoming Events

Savannah Southern Style Tea

Savannah Southern Style Tea

August 31 | 7:00 pm

The Albee House

13018 Maple Avenue, Blue Island

Brewmasters Vintage Base Ball

Brewmasters Vintage Base Ball

September 7 | 2 pm

Gas Works Grounds

Intersection of James & Ann Streets, Blue Island

House Walk Dinner

House Walk Dinner

September 14 | 6 pm – 9 pm

At The Albee House

13018 Maple Avenue, Blue Island

33rd Annual Blue Island House Walk

33rd Annual Blue Island House Walk

September 15 | noon – 4 pm

Tour Begins at The Albee House

13018 Maple Avenue, Blue Island

The Blue Island Historical Society brings together those people interested in history, especially in the history of Blue Island and neighboring communities. The Society will work to discover and collect any material that may help to establish or illustrate the history of the area; its exploration, settlement, development, and activities; its progress in population, wealth, education, arts, sciences, agriculture, manufactures, trade, and transportation, printed, photographic, and audio-visual material including art and artifacts are all within the scope of the Society’s interests.

 

Local artifacts, photographs, and various objects fill the display cases at our home, the Albee House, on Maple Avenue. The Albee House is open by appointment only or for special events.

 

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Our Collection

Albee House

Local artifacts, photographs, and various objects fill the display cases at our home, the Albee House, on Maple Avenue. The Albee House is open by appointment only or for special events. Please see our Facebook for upcoming events.

 

The Blue Island History Museum

The museum is located in the lower level of the Blue Island Public Library, 2433 York Street. There is also a virtual tour of the History Museum. Museum hours are Monday-Thursday 9:00am-9:00pm; Friday-Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm.

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