Mission: To promote an understanding of the aurora colony by providing education programs about colony life and times. The aurora colony historical society also collects, preserves and exhibits colony artifacts to over 8,000 visitors per year.
Programs: Old aurora colony museum exhibits focus on colony families, crafts and history. Tours are offered of the buildings that house the collections of artifacts that have been passed down over the generations. Throughout the year there are several special events that feature demonstrations and activities for adults and children.