Museums for families in Chicago and the suburbs

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Durant House Museum

The Durant House is recognized as Kane County 's own "Little House on the Prairie." It has programs designed to highlight a prairie family's routines...

  

Elgin Public Museum

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

  

Elmhurst Historical Museum

Explore this family-friendly history museum in the Glos Mansion featuring a wide range of exhibits and family activities. "Cubs vs. Sox: The Chicago Civil...

  

Frederick C. Robie House

The Wright 3 Mystery Tour of the Robie House: In Blue Balliett's novel The Wright 3, super-sleuths Calder and Petra, along with Tommy, are drawn into...

  

Graue Mill and Museum

Step back in time and explore four floors of amazing exhibits and learn about pioneer life on the Illinois prairie and the Underground Railroad. Try...

  

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...

  

Historic Pullman Foundation Visitor Center

Explore Pullman, Chicago's former railroad district. The visitor's center houses historic artifacts and memorabilia from train tycoon George Pullman's...

  

Historical Society of Oak Park and River Forest

Focused on Oak Park and River Forest History, some exhibits may interest kids. Exhibits include a Children's Room which is furnished with "hands-on"...

  

Jane Addams Hull-House Museum

This museum offers both self-guided and guided tours. Visitors will find expanded exhibits on the life of Jane Addams and other Settlement residents, immigration...

  

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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