Flagg Creek Heritage Society

Preserving the Past for the Future

The Flagg Creek Heritage Society is a Non-Profit Organization and an affiliate of the Pleasant Dale Park District. We are dedicated to preserving and promoting the history of the Flagg Creek area.

The Society operates the Flagg Creek Historical Museum and the Robert Vial House located on the grounds of the Pleasant Dale Park District at 7425 S. Wolf Rd., Burr Ridge IL, as well as hosting many programs throughout the year. Both the Museum and the Robert Vial House can be opened upon request. Groups are welcome. Please contact Alice Latham at 708-927-1092 for information.

Our Mission Statement

To collect and preserve objects and information related to the history of the Flagg Creek area, as well as adjacent areas, and to share this information through displays, exhibits, lectures, publications and other educational programs.

Robert Vial House


FCHS Museum


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  • Fabulous Feed Sacks

    What are they, what were they used for and where can you find them? Ask Mary Vann. She will share her collection of feed sacks from the 1930’s along with many items made from with feed sack fabric, from clothing to quilts.

    Where: Pleasantdale Park Recreation Center

    When: October 18, 7:00 PM

    Cost: Free


Robert Vial House

Preserve the past for the future and help our Society. Join now and become a part of this exciting organization. Or, if you prefer, just make a donation. Whatever you can do will be greatly appreciated.