MUSEUM REOPENING: The Elmhurst History Museum is currently open in alignment with recent State of Illinois Dept. of Health guidelines.
RESERVATIONS REQUIRED: Online reservations are required and should be made prior to your visit...MAKE A RESERVATION
LIMITED CAPACITY: Visits are limited to one hour, maximum of 5 people per group and 15 patrons per hour.
SAFETY PRECAUTIONS: All visitors are required to wear face masks, use hand sanitizing stations and maintain at least 6 feet of social distance at all times.
ONGOING ELMHURST HISTORY EXHIBIT
By All Accounts: The Story of Elmhurst
Experience the history of Elmhurst through an innovative exhibit that takes visitors on a journey of discovery exploring how the city has changed and grown over the past 165+ years. The Museum’s entire second floor gallery is home to a state-of-the-art, engaging exhibit with many interactive displays, fascinating artifact towers, rare collection photos, and graphics that jump into motion. View a documentary on Elmhurst history in the mini-theatre. Check out the changing History Spotlight and a feature about the Glos Family and Glos Mansion in the 2nd floor hallway.
Funding for this exhibit generously provided by the Elmhurst Heritage Foundation.
Find out more: program on You Tube where museum staff takes viewers on a tour of this award-winning exhibit.
Location: Elmhurst History Museum, 120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst
Hours: SUN, TUES-FRI 1-5 p.m.; SAT 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (closed Mondays)