Naperville Heritage Society is celebrating its 50th anniversary all year long!


City Proclamation & Cake Cutting

History Speak Lecture Series: The Naperville Heritage Society Celebrates 50 Years

NHS|50: Treasures & Chronicles Exhibit

History Speaks Lecture Series: Navigating to the Moon and Back

Civil War Days

Hometown Picnic

Naper Nights

50th Anniversary Wedding Celebration

Naper Nights

Naper Nights


All Hallows Eve

February 19, 7 PM

October 19 & 20,6:30-10 PM

October 4 & 5, hours vary

August 16 & 17, 5-10 PM

July 19 & 20, 5-10 PM

July 14, 1-4 PM

June 14 & 15, 5-10 PM

June 9, 1-4 PM

May 5, 4-5 PM

March 7 - May 19

March 31, 4-5 PM

May 18 & 19, 10 AM - 4 PM


Learn more about our story through these snippets from our 40th anniversary in 2009!

Forming a Legacy - The Naperville Heritage Society

Creating Naper Settlement - A Collection of Historic Buildings

The Spirit of Volunteerism

Preserving Past and Present

A Museum of Life-long Learning

A Community Gathering Place

No outside food or beverages allowed.


Parking is available in the Municipal Parking Garage on the corner of Eagle and Aurora and in the Naper Settlement visitor's lot on Porter Avenue and Webster Street.

Not Permitted:

Do not bring coolers, full or empty containers, open or closed bottles, outside food and drinks, pets, or weapons onto the premises.


Naper Settlement's special events are rain or shine. In the case of unsafe weather – lightning, tornado, extreme winds/hail, etc. – Naper Settlement will close the grounds. Ticket and beverage ticket purchases are non-refundable. All events and prices are subject to change without notice. Special event rates may vary.


Date and celebrations subject to change for more information call 630.420.6010