Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Historical Society 361 E Westminster, Lake Forest, IL60045 For over 40 years, the Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Historical Society has collected and preserved the history of our area.…More With a robust collection dating back to 1860, the Historical Society is the place to research and discover the people, places and events from our past. The Historical Society’s award winning exhibitions, publications and programs offer a chance for people of all ages to remember and celebrate the heritage of our community.
The Highview Group 762 N Western Ave, Lake Forest, IL60045 The Highview Group is a design, developing and construction firm. The group works with residential, commercial and…More historic/preservation clients. The Highview Group was awarded the Rehabilitation Award for Historic Preservation in 1999 by The Lake Forest Preservation Foundation.
From its beginning when Lake Bluff was incorporated on Sept. 21, 1895, the village still boasts tree-lined streets,…More historically rich buildings and more than 500 acres of parks. Serving just over 6,000 residents, Lake Bluff has been recognized for its uptown commercial historic district, beautification projects and financial reporting excellence.
The present Village Hall was built in 1905 and received various renovations over the years; the last one in 1997 featured new landscaping and a Women's Club fountain. Village trustees voted in 2005 to designate Village Hall as a historic landmark.