Des Plaines History Center
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Visit the History Center

Visitor Center

Visitor Center

Located at 781 Pearson Street in Des Plaines, the History Center is just a short walk away from the Metra station and Pace bus stops in downtown Des Plaines. The Visitor Center features exhibits, monthly programs, local history archives, gift shop, and staff offices.

Kinder House Museum

Kinder House Museum

The Kinder House is a 1907-era house museum open for tours during all regular History Center hours and for some special events. See our Kinder House Tours page for more information.

Location

Location

We are located in downtown Des Plaines. For more information on directions, public transportation, and parking, please see our Location page.