Historical Society


The purpose of the Deerfield Area Historical Society is to preserve the significant historical sites, buildings and artifacts of the area, to contribute to the recorded history of Deerfield and to promote an understanding of the area's history by all means and programs appropriate to the purpose.


Founded in 1968, the Deerfield Historical Society is an organization for the whole family. Each year the Society offers numerous activities and events catering to a variety of interests and ages.

New Members or Visitors

The Society is an active and growing organization that always welcomes new members and visitors. Membership includes Deerfield area residents who have a common interest in Deerfield's history. To become a member, or learn more about the Historical Society, call 847-948-0680 or visit the society webpage.