Ethnic Heritage Museum: Preserving the Past to Protect the Future

Learn more about the colorful exhibits and artifacts inside this unique tribute to Rockford’s past residents, and discover what awaits inside the adjacent Graham-Ginestra House, the museum’s newest addition.

Spiritual & Ethnic Holiday Traditions

The holiday season calls for an extra dose of tolerance, love and compassion. Learn about the various religions practiced by those in our community and experience unfamiliar traditions.

Ethnic Heritage Museum Showcases Our Roots

The Rockford area has been settled by many an immigrant family, and their diverse backgrounds have done much to shape our city’s history. Discover a local museum where those cultures and their influences are celebrated.

Holiday Happenings Shares Cultural Customs

The holiday season is a prime time for family gatherings, and a prime opportunity for sharing family customs. Discover how some of our local ethnic heritage museums are recognizing our region’s cultural traditions.