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Plan Your Visit

Museum Hours

The museum's open hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10:00am–4:00pm and Saturday 1:00–4:00pm.

Research is by appointment. To schedule a research appointment, please email lstein@lflbhistory.org

Admission to the museum is free. The History Center is a proud member of ROAM and the Museum Travel Alliance

Our Location

509 East Deerpath
Lake Forest, IL 60045

847.234.5253

Getting Here

We are located just east of downtown Lake Forest. The parking lot is at the back (south) of the main museum building; from Deerpath, turn right on Washington Road and take the first driveway on the right.

The museum is also easily accessible by Metra; take the Union Pacific North train line to the Lake Forest station. We're just a few blocks east of the station.