Holiday Hours: The Des Plaines History Center will close at 3:00pm on Friday, December 23, and will be closed Sunday, December 25.



Programs at the History Center

Take a look at what's coming up, including Home School and After School Adventures, and monthly Coffee Talk programs with interesting topics!


Tours

Interested in a group tour? Click here to fill out a tour request form

 


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Your membership with the Des Plaines History Center provides you with regular news and updates on upcoming events and programs, a subscription to the Cobweb, opportunities to meet and talk with others who share your interest in history, and membership discounts. Not only that, it's also a great way to support the History Center!


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Des Plaines @ Your Service: History Center


Help Support the Des Plaines History Center

 

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Keep your community's
History within reach!

 

Exhibits



The Des Plaines Memory web site, hosted by the Des Plaines Public Library, features digitized collections from the Des Plaines History Center, along with other historical images and materials of Des Plaines. If you have your own personal or family photos to share, be sure to take a look at the My Des Plaines Memory section, where you can upload images for others to see!



Don't miss out!

2016 Community Events

The Des Plaines History Center participates in community events throughout the year. More information on these events will be coming soon.


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