Churchville schoolhouse with Conrad Fischer students in front
Conrad Fischer students at the Churchville Schoolhouse
"By All Accounts: The Story of Elmhurst"

Our Town. Our History.
Our Heritage.

The mission of the Elmhurst Heritage Foundation is to stimulate broad-based support for local history, the Elmhurst History Museum and the Churchville Schoolhouse through advocacy, education, and fundraising.

Because of the community’s generous support, we’ve grown tremendously over the past several years. There’s a lot going on with both the foundation and the museum. Take some time to look around and see what we have to offer! We welcome you to join us in our mission.

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Recent News Articles

EHF Announces Ruth Strand Poster Contest Winners

In the eyes of a second grader, history takes on many interesting colors and nuances that were on full display in the more than 300 entries submitted during the annual Ruth Strand Poster Contest. Sponsored by the Elmhurst Heritage Foundation, the 2016 Ruth Strand Poster Contest invited second grade students … Continued

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