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.
Join us for these upcoming events:
2014 Hope & History Award Dinner
Wednesday, October 29 | Reception Starts at 5:30pm | Arrowhead Golf Club
Current Changing Exhibit:
Inheriting DuPage: A Family History
DuPage County Historical Museum
September 13th, 2014-September 7th, 2015
Learn about the founding era of the county through an in-depth look at the immigration and settlement stories of the extended family of Patricia Torode Vaillancourt Woodstrup, a descendant of several DuPage first families. Follow their involvement in early DuPage community life and see how they shaped the future of the county. Details >
Purchase Studio Movie Grill Tickets at DuPage County Historical Museum -- A portion of the ticket price supports the Museum!
Tickets may be purchased at the Museum and at the Community Center located at 1777 S. Blanchard Road.