Preserving the History of Park Ridge Since 1971

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Park Ridge Historical Society 2015 Bike Hike

Please join us at 9 a.m., Saturday, September 12, for this year’s Park Ridge Historical Society Bike Hike, as it rolls by some of the catalog homes that still exist in Park Ridge. Please click here for more information. This event is limited to the first 20...

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First Mustang Visits Historical Society Lunch

By ANNE LUNDE Journal & Topics Reporter Original Article: A Park Ridge couple, Gail and Tom Wise, shared a bit of their special history with the Park Ridge Historical Society on...

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National Night Out in Park Ridge, Illinois

The Society welcomed many families and youngsters to its table at National Night out on August 4th. Even our youngest historians recall the Park Ridge Centennial of 1973. Across the table, the Historical Society crew welcomed hundreds of visitors to its displays of...

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Park Ridge Honors WWII Service Personnel

Hodges Park Honor Roll Remembered


Wartime Memories

Life as a teen during WWII

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The Society is a 501(c)(3) charitable, not-for-profit organization recognized by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service.


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