Naper Settlement continues its tradition of excellence. Naperville’s 19th Century living museum recently received accreditation from the American Association of Museums. Naper Settlement is one of only 25 museums with this honor in Illinois, and the only one in DuPage County.
Becoming accredited is a long process and is the highest national recognition given to museums that show excellence to the museum community, governments, funders, outside agencies and the museum-going public.
Settlement staff says they have made many improvements including construction on the grounds and a new storage facility.
This is the second time the Settlement has received the designation, the first was in 2002.
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