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Museums at Lisle Station Park to open Lisle heritage exhibit Saturday

Published: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 4:36 p.m. CDT

LISLE – The Museums at Lisle Station Park is celebrating a new exhibit opening on Saturday entitled, "Sustaining Lisle's Heritage: The Story of Lisle's Incorporation."

The exhibit, planned to run from 2 to 5 p.m. at 921 School St., will feature the history of Lisle, incorporation, municipal government and suburbanization dating back to 1832.

This new display incorporates history with archived photographs and newspaper articles.

Also new this year is a virtual version of the “Lisle Veterans” exhibit. This online exhibit is dedicated to the men and women of Lisle that served in the Armed Forces in World War II.

The Museums at Lisle Station Park provide visitors the opportunity to learn about the heritage and culture of 19th Century Lisle.

The museum complex is open Memorial Day through Labor Day. Museum admission is free and donations are always appreciated.

For hours or for more information, call 630-968-0499 or visit lisleparkdistrict.org/museum.

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