• 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 [...]

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

By | April 9th, 2018|Categories: Events, front page|

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 14 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2 - 4 PM The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another open house. We are continuing [...]

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

By | March 8th, 2018|Categories: Previous Events|

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, March 18 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for our first open house of 2018. We are continuing [...]

Hyde Park Book Club Meeting Topics, March 19 Meeting

By | February 20th, 2018|Categories: bottom left, Previous Events|

Hi Everyone, I am very pleased to announce that Claire Hartfield, author of the recently published A Few Red Drops, will be joining us for the March 19 meeting. A Few Red Drops is an [...]

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

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 14 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2 - 4 PM The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another open house. We are continuing [...]

904, 2018

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

April 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 14 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2 - 4 PM The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us [...]

1501, 2018

SET IN STONE: THE ART OF STONE CARVING

January 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Walter Arnold, stonecutter and Hyde Park/Kenwood native, will discuss his training and career and will show us examples of his work abroad and in the U.S., including at [...]

904, 2018

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

April 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 14 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2 - 4 PM The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us [...]

1501, 2018

SET IN STONE: THE ART OF STONE CARVING

January 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Walter Arnold, stonecutter and Hyde Park/Kenwood native, will discuss his training and career and will show us examples of his work abroad and in the U.S., including at [...]

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Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

April 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 14 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2 [...]

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

March 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, March 18 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm [...]

Hyde Park Book Club Meeting Topics, March 19 Meeting

February 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, I am very pleased to announce that Claire Hartfield, author of the recently [...]

Herald Subscriptions Support HPHS!

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Suscribe to or renew your subscription to the Hyde Park Herald and help support the [...]