Museums in Evanston, IL

Find museums in Evanston, IL. Listings include The Block Museum, Mitchell Museum of the American Indian, Evanston History Center, Shorefront Legacy Center, The American Toby Jug Museum and Frances Willard House Museum and WCTU Archives. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 09/08/23
    "Spirits of Old Park Ridge" Cemetery Walk is only two weeks away! Saturday, September 23, 1-4 p.m. at the Town of Maine Cemetery. Join us for this popular event and learn more about the history of Pa...
    > Park Ridge Historical Society
  • 09/07/23
    The History Center is open this Saturday, September 9 from 1-3 p.m. Stop by to see our latest exhibit "Park Ridge Businesses of the Past" and all our other exhibits on Park Ridge History. This is a ...
    > Park Ridge Historical Society
  • 09/06/23
    The Chicago Bears' season is starting this Sunday. Did you know that the Bears used Niles College of Loyola University (formerly St. Hedwig's Orphanage) near today's Pioneer Park in Niles as a tempora...
    > Niles Historical and Cultural Center
  • 09/01/23
    The Niles Historical and Cultural Center will be closed this coming Monday, September 4, 2023 in observance of Labor Day. We will re-open on September 6th. #laborday
    > Niles Historical and Cultural Center
  • 08/30/23
    Join us for the "Spirits of Old Park Ridge" Cemetery Walk on Saturday, September 23 from 1-4 p.m. Don't miss this popular event sponsored by the Park Ridge Historical Society! Community members of a...
    > Park Ridge Historical Society
  • 08/28/23
    Each September, the Frances Willard House Museum marks Frances Willard’s birthday (September 28) with special programs and tours that examine her model of leadership. In honor of the 150th anniversary...
    > Frances Willard House Museum and WCTU Archive
  • 08/25/23
    Recently we had a researcher ask us we recalled a business like Jerry's Fruit and Garden. "Good afternoon, I am from Glenview, am 71 years old, and I remember in the 50’s my parents took me to a store...
    > Niles Historical and Cultural Center
  • 08/24/23
    Visit the History Center this Saturday! We are open 1-3 p.m. Come see our special exhibit on Park Ridge Businesses of the Past, the Kobow models of early Park Ridge buildings, our collection of early...
    > Park Ridge Historical Society
  • 08/23/23
    Back to school already?! We wish all of the teachers, staff, administrators, and students out there a great return to school for the academic year. Enjoy this #throwback photo of a group of students o...
    > Wilmette Historical Museum