The DuPage County Historical Museum is operated as a facility of Wheaton Park District, owned by the County of DuPage by resolution of the County Board pursuant to state statute. Its principal purposes are to educate the general public through the collection, preservation, interpretation, and exhibition of materials which document the history of DuPage County and its relationship to Illinois and the nation, and to provide local history services for historical organizations and for scholarly endeavors.
Coming in 2014:
In Vogue...& Out.
January 25, 2014-August 24, 2014
DuPage County Historical Museum presents vogue accessories from late 1800s through modern day. The transformation of trends in the fast paced and everchanging world of fashion will be explored through objects and images. More...
Thank you to everyone who made the On Par for DuPage golf outing on October 22 such an enjoyable event!
Fall Fox Valley Antique Show
The antiques and ambience of this show, held on October 19 & 20, was truly unforgettable. YouTube Video >
Folk Art Exhibit Opening
The Early Illinois Folk Art, 1825-1925 exhibit has been extended until October 27, 2013.
Now on sale at the DuPage County Historical Museum:
Studio Movie Grill Tickets
A portion of the ticket price supports the Museum!
Tickets can be purchased at the Museum and at the Community Center located at 1777 S. Blanchard Road.