Upcoming Events

  1. MSI Manhattan Project exhibit

    June 7 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  2. Metro History Fair winners

    June 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. Hyde Park Stories

    August 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  4. Open House Chicago

    October 14
  5. Open House Chicago

    October 15
  1. MSI Manhattan Project exhibit

    June 7 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  2. Metro History Fair winners

    June 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. Hyde Park Stories

    August 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  4. Open House Chicago

    October 14
  5. Open House Chicago

    October 15
  6. Open House Chicago

    October 15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Hyde Park Center:

    Hyde Park Center:

    The section of Hyde Park between 53rd and 55th Streets, and between Harper and Woodlawn Avenue, is the oldest part of our neighborhood. It is also the most modest, the most urban [...]

  • Hyde Park Historical Society Headquarters

    Hyde Park Historical Society Headquarters

    Hyde Park Historical Society is housed in a building which originally was a waiting room for cable car personnel.

  • The History of Hyde Park

    The History of Hyde Park

    The history of Hyde Park begins with the arrival in Chicago of a young lawyer, Paul Cornell. He was descended from a family which first arrived in the “New World” in 1638. His cousin, Ezra Cornell, was the founder of Cornell University. Cornell saw the [...]

By | April 16th, 2017|Categories: Events, front page|

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 22, 2017 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another open house.  Our continuing exhibit is: Hyde [...]

HPHS Book Club Monday, April 17

By | March 31st, 2017|Categories: bottom left, Events, front page|

Hi Everyone, Good to see you all on March 20th. The discussion was animated and interesting.

HPHS in the HP Herald

By | March 31st, 2017|Categories: HPHS in the News|

Historic Hyde Park

Hyde Park Center:

November 30th, 2015|0 Comments

The section of Hyde Park between 53rd and 55th Streets, and between Harper and Woodlawn Avenue, is the oldest part of our neighborhood. It is also the most modest, the most urban [...]

Hyde Park Historical Society Headquarters

May 5th, 2015|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society is housed in a building which originally was a waiting room for cable car personnel.

The History of Hyde Park

April 30th, 2015|0 Comments

The history of Hyde Park begins with the arrival in Chicago of a young lawyer, [...]

HPHS News

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 22, 2017 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another open house.  Our continuing exhibit is: Hyde [...]

1604, 2017

April 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 22, 2017 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another [...]

3103, 2017

HPHS Book Club Monday, April 17

March 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, Good to see you all on March 20th. The discussion was animated and interesting.

1604, 2017

April 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 22, 2017 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another [...]

3103, 2017

HPHS Book Club Monday, April 17

March 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, Good to see you all on March 20th. The discussion was animated and interesting.

Photography News

April 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 22, 2017 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue [...]

HPHS Book Club Monday, April 17

March 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, Good to see you all on March 20th. The discussion was animated and interesting.

HPHS in the HP Herald

March 31st, 2017|0 Comments

HPHS Book Club Monday, March 20

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Next Meetings Monday, November 21st at 7:30 pm, The Manhattan Project. Caroline Herzen-berg, co-author of Their Day in the Sun: Women of the Manhattan Project will be joining us.