Ela Historical Society and Museum

  • Museums and Tours
95 E. Main Street
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
(847) 438-2086
Hours:
Open to the public Thursday 10-1 and Saturday 1-3 each week.
  • About

    Ela Historical Society and Museum was organized in 1976 and is dedicated to serving the people of Ela Township through the preservation of local history. We have materials available to assist individuals with genealogical searches. Volunteer assisted searches are available upon request, please contact for details. Our museum offers two floors of exhibits and displays open to the public Thursday 10-1 and Saturday 1-3 each week. Special events and exhibits are listed on our Facebook and website.

    Ongoing 2016 Exhibits:

    Farms of Ela - Highlights several local farm families and their contributions to Ela Township.

    Cemeteries of Ela - Provides an overview, history, and interesting facts of cemeteries in Ela Township.