Jane Addams Hull-House Museum
800 S. Halsted St.
Chicago, Ill. 60607
Cost: Free, donations appreciated.
Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday. Public tours: 1 p.m. Wednesday and Sunday or by appointment. Check website for holiday closing information.
The museum teaches kids how one person can make a difference. Visitors will find expanded and engaging exhibits on the life of Jane Addams and other Settlement residents, immigration, and social change. Self-guided tours feature a 20-minute video and a walk through the first floor of the original building. Age appropriate scavenger hunts are available for kids 4-14. Museum is best for kids 8 and older.