Des Plaines History
Learn about the history of Des Plaines in an interactive touchscreen exhibit in the visitor center.
Local History Exhibits
With photographs and objects from the History Center's historical collections, annual exhibits are a favorite of visitors. Go to our Exhibits page to find out more about this year's exhibit themes.
The gallery space in the visitor center features periodically changing exhibits ranging from local art to local historical topics. See the Exhibits page for current information.
Group walking tours of the downtown Des Plaines area are available upon request.