The museum has reopened as of June 26, 2020. Reservations and face masks are required for entry.
Elmhurst Outdoor History Tours
The Elmhurst History Museum has a few outdoor adventures inn store for those looking for engaging outdoor activities. Two self-guided tours for exploring local history with a Walking/Biking/Running Tour and a fun Bronze Plaque Adventure Scavenger Hunt.
TO GET STARTED: Stop by the Elmhurst History Museum’s front porch to pick up maps with locations and clues, or download them below.
Embark on a Walking/Biking/Running tour of Elmhurst that will take you on a 5K loop through town pointing out historic sites along the way. DOWNLOAD MAP
Bronze Plaque Adventure Scavenger Hunt
Families with kids of all ages can try out a fun 1.5-mile Bronze Plaque Adventure Scavenger Hunt looking for clues found on historical plaques at various locations around Elmhurst. We invite you to post photos of your adventures on our social media pages (tag us at #elmhursthistory). Have fun exploring! DOWNLOAD MAP & CLUE SHEET