Showcasing the largest collection of Toby and Character Jugs in the world including many rare and unique jugs within the complete Royal Doulton collection. On display are over 8,000 pieces illustrating their evolution from 1765 to the present da...
Evanston, IL 60208
The Block is a dynamic, imaginative, and innovative teaching and learning resource for Northwestern and its surrounding communities, featuring a global exhibition program that crosses time periods and cultures and serves as a springboard for tho...
A shop and a Pre-Historic Life Museum showcasing one of the largest private collections on display in United States. Selling authentic fossils, colored minerals, unique jewelry and large assortment of beads and precious and semi-precious stones ...
1730 Chicago Ave.
Evanston , IL 60201
The historic home of one of the most prominent social reformers in the 19th century America. Willard rallied support for temperance as well as many important reform movements including woman’s suffrage, woman’s economic and religious rights, pri...
1421 Milwaukee Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
The Grove offers 145 acres of nature preserve with trails to walk through woodland, prairie and natural wetlands. Visitors will enjoy the Interpretive Center filled with exhibits of native animals. Learn about the local history of The Kennicott ...
Recognized as the third largest Holocaust Museum in the world, and designed by renowned Chicago architect Stanley Tigerman, this world-class museum offers memorable experiences that are not to be missed. Dedicated to teaching the universal lesso...
2100 Patriot Blvd.
Glenview, IL 60026
Offering hands-on, interactive exhibits designed exclusively for children. Learning is fun and interesting here. A visit to a grocery store, a veterinarian's office as well as a day care inhabited by dolls allow children to participate in adult ...
3001 Central St.
Evanston , IL 60201
Showcasing the art, history and culture of North America native people with permanent and temporary exhibits and hands-on activities. Includes archeological, ethnographic and art objects from American Indian and Inuit (Eskimo) people from all ti...
1776 Walters Ave.
Northbrook, IL 60062
The Northbrook Historical Society was incorporated in 1974 to preserve the history of Northbrook. Housed in the Northfield Inn located on the Village Green, it’s purpose is to discover, collect, preserve and disseminate knowledge about the hist...
The Historic Engine House is a beautifully restored building with a reference library for public use. The Fire Department exhibit includes a reconstructed 1800s Ladder Truck, a newly refurbished 1860s Rumsley Hand Pumper, 1800s Hose Cart, 1920s ...