Historical/Regional museums in Chicago

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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...

  

Cantigny Park

Visit the First Division military museum, which takes visitors on an interactive tours of the nation's wars. Life-size soldiers demonstrate what life was...

  

Chicago History Museum

The Chicago History Museum offers a permanent exhibition Sensing Chicago where children can explore the city's history through their five senses. Kids...

  

Deerfield Historic Village

Closed in the winter.

  

Des Plaines History Center

Kids can see the newest exhibits on display in the Visitor Center and play in the Children's Room which is filled with games and classic toys. One building...

  

DuPage County Historical Museum

The DuPage County Historical Museum opened in 1891 as the Adams Memorial Library and was added to the National Register in 1981. In 1967 the building opened...

  

Durant House Museum

Closed in winter

  

Elgin Public Museum

Built in 1907, the museum offers exhibits and educational programs with natural history and cultural themes.

  

Graue Mill and Museum

Closed in the winter.

  

Grosse Point Lighthouse

This light used to tell sailors that they had reached Chicago. Grounds are open but the lighthouse is closed until June. It is not stroller-friendly and...

  

 










 
 
 
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