Open every Tuesday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. or by appointment by calling 708-448-1410. The Historical Society was founded in 1957 to institute and encourage historical inquiry, to collect and preserve materials of history and spread historical information. Activities include meetings, lectures, social events, field trips, Memorial Day services as well as research and preservation of historical facts. View the current archives and display cases in the community room. Historical materials and artifacts accepted. Membership is open to Palos Township residents. Historical Society is located at 12332 Forest Glen Boulevard.