Evanston History Center
225 Greenwood St.
Evanston, Ill. 60201
Cost: $10, members free
Hours: Dawes House Tours: 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Thursday-Sunday
Explore hidden staircases and ring the bell for servants at the Charles Gates Dawes House, a National Landmark Home that includes all original furnishings. Wheelchair accessible and an elevator inside to get to the second floor.