Batavia Historical Society and Depot Museum [IL]
The Batavia Historical Society is dedicated to preserving the historical heritage of Batavia, IL, and chronicles the town's transformation from a frontier town in the Midwest to a thriving suburb of Chicago. The society owns and operates a local history museum, the Batavia Depot Museum, and a research center.
The society offers exhibits and guided tours of the museum, as well as research resources. The website offers a history of Batavia, visitor information, and a calendar of events.