• 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 [...]

Book Club Meeting

By | June 15th, 2018|Categories: Events, front page|

Hi Everyone, Just a reminder that the next book club meeting is this coming Monday, June 18 in the lower level meeting room at Treasure Island at 7:30pm. Ronne Hartfield, author of Another Way Home, [...]

HPHS 2018 History Fair Program

By | June 7th, 2018|Categories: Events, front page|

Hyde Park Historical Society 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago 2:00-4:00PM, Sunday, June 10, 2018 Refreshments will be served Meet the winners of the Society's award for the best student projects on the history of [...]

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

By | April 9th, 2018|Categories: Previous Events|

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 [...]

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

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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

Book Club Meeting

Hi Everyone, Just a reminder that the next book club meeting is this coming Monday, June 18 in the lower level meeting room at Treasure Island at 7:30pm. Ronne Hartfield, author of Another Way Home, [...]

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Book Club Meeting

June 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, Just a reminder that the next book club meeting is this coming Monday, June 18 in the lower level meeting room at Treasure Island at 7:30pm. [...]

706, 2018

HPHS 2018 History Fair Program

June 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago 2:00-4:00PM, Sunday, June 10, 2018 Refreshments will be served Meet the winners of the Society's award for the [...]

1506, 2018

Book Club Meeting

June 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, Just a reminder that the next book club meeting is this coming Monday, June 18 in the lower level meeting room at Treasure Island at 7:30pm. [...]

706, 2018

HPHS 2018 History Fair Program

June 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago 2:00-4:00PM, Sunday, June 10, 2018 Refreshments will be served Meet the winners of the Society's award for the [...]

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Book Club Meeting

June 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, Just a reminder that the next book club meeting is this coming Monday, [...]

HPHS 2018 History Fair Program

June 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago 2:00-4:00PM, Sunday, June 10, 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 [...]

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 [...]