Bringing Digital Archives to the Public, Online

Midway Village Museum is providing online access to some of its most requested photographs, postcards and documents. Find out how you can gain access to these cherished items.

NWQ Autumn Getaway Guide

Our region offers endless opportunities for holiday escapes. Here are a few ideas for an easy weekend getaway this autumn

Smart Living Weekly – October 4, 2017

  Scarecrow Harvest Festival at Midway Village Right in Our Region: All the fun that comes with autumn harvest season will be in full swing during the Scarecrow Harvest Festival…
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Education Day Offers Unforgettable Learning

In September, Midway Village Museum will be home to World War II Days, the largest such re-enactment in the Midwest. Learn what to expect at this year’s event, including a day aimed just at youngsters.

Midway Village: Endowment Opportunity Needs Public Support

Rockford’s beloved history museum has a chance to boost its funding, at a time when state support is disappearing. Learn how your donations can go the extra mile – but only if you act in time.

Smart Living Weekly – April 5, 2017

  The Great War at Midway Village Museum Right in Our Region: On April 8 & 9, one century after the U.S. entered World War I, Midway Village Museum will…
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Midway Village: A Great Place to Experience Local History

Whether you visit the history museum indoors or the Victorian village outdoors, Rockford’s amazing history museum provides many chances to engage with the stories of the people who’ve shaped our region.

Events @ a Glance: Recreation & Destinations Calendar

Recreation opportunities abound in our region! Here are a few of the best our area has to offer.

Smart Living Weekly – January 25, 2017

  Connect with History at Midway Village Museum Right in Our Region: You can always learn about World War I from a textbook or TV show, but it’s a much…
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NWQ Getaway Guide, Winter Edition

A great weekend’s journey is hours away. Here are some excellent places to visit.