Historical/Regional museums in Chicago

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Elk Grove Historical Museum

The Elk Grove Historical Museum provides an educational opportunity for all ages interested in rural life in the nineteenth century and the history of...

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Des Plaines History Center

The Kinder House, a 1907 house museum, is open for tours of the first floor during those hours. The Visitor Center is wheelchair and stroller accessible,...

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Wilmette Historical Museum

The museum is located in the former Gross Point Village Hall, built in 1896. Stop in to explore more than six exhibit areas covering Wilmette and North...

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Arlington Heights Historical Museum

The five-building complex and their contents tell the story of Arlington Heights over the last 150 years.  The Muller Victorian and 1908 Banta homes, carpentry...

  

Deerfield Historic Village

Family friendly historic village featuring five buildings of historic interest including the Caspar Ott log house, the oldest building in Lake County....

  

Grosse Point Lighthouse

This light used to tell sailors that they had reached Chicago. Grounds are open year-round, and the lighthouse is open June-September. It is not stroller-friendly...

  

Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center

Explore engaging games, multimedia, and interactive exhibits in Make a Difference! The Harvey L. Miller Family Youth Exhibition, where children ages 8-12...

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Mitchell Museum of the American Indian

A great place for families where you can touch snakeskin, caribou fur, birch bark, turquoise and buffalo skin or sit inside a small wigwam. See temporary...

  

Silver Creek & Stephenson Railroad

A 1912 Heisler steam locomotive pulls three open cars and an antique caboose through farmland and 30 feet over Yellow Creek. The museum across the street...

  

Holland Museum

An AAM-accredited history and art museum with permanent exhibits on the settlement and culture of Holland, Michigan, and galleries that house the museum's...

  

 







 
 
 
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