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901 Dunham Ln, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
The Raupp Memorial Museum is an organization that chronicles the social history of Buffalo Grove, Illinois. The museum’s collection contains over 3000 local history artifacts that are displayed and stored on-site in the three interactive gallery spaces. The main gallery depicts the chronological social history of Buffalo Grove starting in the 1830s. This follows the stories of early people that settled in the area including the Potawatomi and farm families. Then it explores the growth of the area as an incorporated village suburb through the 1950s and 1960s.
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