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Gallery Talk: In Pursuit of Happiness Exhibit
Join us at the Elmhurst History Museum when we welcome Exhibit Consultant Sandy Denninger. Sandy will lead participants through highlights of the “In Pursuit of Happiness: Immigrants in Our Communities” exhibit.
The gallery talk includes exclusive access to museum galleries while hearing highlights about the experiences of area immigrants and their contributions to our shared history.
The exhibit will consider a number of different topics related to the immigration theme, including:
- The path to U.S. citizenship including essential documentation, language barriers, prejudice and more, featuring an actual citizenship test for museum visitors to try.
- The history of immigration laws that
Admission: free but reservation is required
Location: Elmhurst History Museum 1st Floor Gallery
Free parking is available in the Museum parking lot and on the street near the Elmhurst History Museum.
Elmhurst History Museum is conveniently located one half block east of the Elmhurst train station on the Metra Union Pacific West Line.
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Unable to attend the gallery talk? Access an online pre-recorded version on our web
site at elmhursthistory.org/320/Programs from 1/16/2023 through 5/14/2023.
120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst, IL 60126
Free limited parking in museum lot
Lift available to patrons in the rear of the building facing the parking lot
Lift available to patrons in the rear of the building facing the parking lotView less