DuPage County Historical Museum is Now Open

  • The Museum is now open with modified hours:
    • Tuesday-Friday | 10:30A to 4P
    • Saturday | Noon to 4P
    • Sunday & Monday | Closed
  • To adhere to recommended social distancing guidelines, the Museum will be limited to a maximum of 50 visitors at any one time.
  • For the safety of all employees, patrons, and vendors the Museum requests that all facility guests and program participants over the age of 2 follow IDPH guidelines and wear face coverings when entering buildings and any time when 6 ft of social distancing cannot be maintained.
  • Research services, tours, programs, and birthday parties available by appointment only, please call the Museum Front Desk at 630-510-4941 to schedule.
  • The Inside History Interactive Gallery will be closed and all interactive features of exhibits will be removed to follow state guidelines. Train Saturdays will resume August 15, 2020.
  • The Wheaton Park District is dedicated to providing a safe environment for our employees, patrons, volunteers, trainers, independent contractors, and vendors. Therefore, the District is implementing and administering the procedures and protocols set forth as a top priority to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus. IMPORTANT PARTICIPANT & PATRON GUIDELINES

Virtual Recreation Resources

Enjoy various activities, videos, and resources from DuPage County Historical Museum and more in the Wheaton Park District’s Virtual Recreation Center.

Virtual Recreation Center

UPCOMING EVENTS & PROGRAMS

2020 Santa Express Cancelled
Due to COVID-19 gathering restrictions and social distancing guidelines, we are deeply saddened to announce the cancellation of Santa Express. We look forward to having the event again in 2021.

Questions? Contact Michelle Podkowa at mpodkowa@wheatonparks.org or call 630-510-4941.

Kids watching train toys at the DuPage County Historical Museum

Train Saturdays

October 31 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Kids watching train toys at the DuPage County Historical Museum

Train Saturdays

November 21 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Winter Crafts

December 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Kids watching train toys at the DuPage County Historical Museum

Train Saturdays

December 19 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Train Saturdays

January 16, 2021 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

For more information about upcoming special events and programs, visit the Event Calendar >

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