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Now - October 20, 2019  Thursdays and Sundays from 1:00pm - 4:00pm

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Frances Willard House
1730 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 328-7500

This is a new exhibit at the Frances Willard House Museum that highlights the work of women to expand their public lives, advocate for themselves, and protect their families from the serious problems that alcohol can cause. Visitors can learn how women acted in the political arena before they were able to vote and how they worked to gain the vote to extend their reach.

This exhibit is a companion to two exhibits at the Evanston History Center – Dry Evanston: the Untold Story (up through January 2020) and Spirited: Prohibition inAmerica (up through October 20, 2019). Special joint tours of the Willard House and the Dawes House are offered in conjunction with these exhibits. Purchase an admission to either museum to receive your coupon for half-off tours at the other museum.

Admission Fee $10; Students: $5.
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