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.

Hope & History Award Ceremony
Join us for the Inaugural DuPage County Hope & History Award Ceremony as we honor Mr. Daniel L. Goodwin, Chairman & CEO, The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies, Inc. on May 22, 2014...Details >

Recent Events

On Par for DuPage

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 >

Voted Favorite Museum
in Wheaton & Glen Ellyn.

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.

Model Train