Announcing a Repeat of our Landmark Building Walk!


Due to incredible demand, we will be holding another

Landmark Building Walk,


August 7, 2021

10 AM (sold out), Noon, 2 PM

Tickets are on sale now!  
They are limited in number and are expected to sell out quickly.

The Society

The Fort Sheridan Historical Society was formed to honor, support, educate, and promote the Fort and its history from the late 1880’s to present.

Our goal is to provide useful information about the Fort and its history to former and current residents and those interested in the history of the Fort and the North Shore.   Click here for more information about the Society.

Please explore this site to find much more information about the Fort, its history, and how to best plan and enjoy a visit to the Fort.  To encourage further research and sharing of Fort information, please consider supporting the Society by Joining.

Did you live at the Fort?

What's your favorite memory from your time at the Fort?  Do you have a picture or two of buildings or the Fort from when you lived here?  Click here for to send us a message.


Want to know more about the Fort?...

We routinely send out emails and newsletters with interesting information and updates on events.  No need to be a member to get these (although there are Member Only events you may miss out on).  Just contact us and we'll add you to our list!

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  • Annual Meeting - For members, planned for September, with a special guest speaker

  • OctoberFest - a neighborhood party open to the public

  • October Meeting - for members, with a special guest speaker

  • Wreath Laying - Veteran's Day, November 11

  • Walking Tour of Fort  - Led by Docents, June 12, 2021, was a Sold Out success!

  • Newsletter - the Summer 2021 Newsletter is now available here