Des Plaines History Center Hours

Open to the public,
Tuesdays - Fridays, 10am - 5pm,
and Sundays, 1-4pm

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!

Exhibits & special projects


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



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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2016 Community Events

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

  • Dia de los Muertos, Saturday, October 29, at the Des Plaines History Center

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