Contact Us Thank You... You can expect to hear from a member of our staff within 3 business days. For immediate assistance, please call 630-510-4941. Questions? Please call the Museum front desk at 630-510-4941 or email for general information. Contact Staff Michelle Podkowa Museum Manager and [...]
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Speaking Engagements The DuPage County Historical Museum provides the opportunity for groups to learn about the history of important events that took place within the county from a Museum staff member. The 45 minute presentations take place at your location and can be customized based on the needs of the [...]
Community Partners Learn more about partnerships we hold with local organizations. DuPage County Historical Museum partners with numerous community organizations every year, a summary of just some of those agencies can be viewed below. DuPage County Historical Society DuPage County Genealogical Society Culinary [...]
Hours & Location The DuPage County Historical Museum is open seven days a week year-round. Hours Monday-Friday | 9:30am-4pm Saturday-Sunday | 12-4pm Closings: New Year’s Day Easter Memorial Day Independence Day Labor Day Thanksgiving Day After Thanksgiving Christmas Eve Christmas New Year’s Eve Parking Street parking [...]
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Changing Exhibits Upcoming 1917: Catalyst for the Modern Era September 17, 2017 - July 30, 2018 One period in American History stands out as a beacon of change in the county. Changes in technology, medicine, and the aftermaths of the Great War divisively changed American culture and lead to [...]
Special Loans 36th Illinois Infantry Regiment National Colors Infantry Regiment of the Civil War, also known as the Fox Valley Regiment was organized in Aurora in September of 1861. According to the Adjutant General's Report, the Regiment included 965 officers and enlisted men, forty-seven being from DuPage County. Officers from Cook, Grundy, [...]
Permanent Exhibits Enduring Values in a Changing Landscape Journey through 150 years of history, from the settlement of DuPage County through the celebration of the 1989 sesquicentennial year. From major events to the smallest details of daily life, learn about the richness of life in DuPage County. Watch the mini documentary, "The [...]
Fees & Reservations A suggested donation amount for adults is $4 and $2 for children and seniors. Admission to the DuPage County Historical Museum is free. Donations are greatly appreciated to help create new exhibits and keep our facility open and operating. Guided tours can be arranged for groups of as [...]