Summer Special Exhibit: Albright Artists

The Museum is open for our expanded summer hours on Wednesday and Saturday afternoons. Stop in and see our feature exhibit about the Albright Family of Artists.

Warrenville Historical Society

Where History Rocks!

Visit the Museum

Summer hours:

Wednesdays 1-4pm

Sundays 1-4pm

Also open by appointment.

Albright Building
3 S 530 Second Street
Warrenville, IL 60555
Mailing Address:
P. O. Box 311
Warrenville, IL 60555

Home Visit For Teachers
For Teachers
The Warrenville Historical Museum provides workshops and resources for teachers to assist them in teaching local history units.  Information and activities on the following subjects are available:

  •      town founders - The Warren Family
  •      History of Warrenville Schools
  •      The Potawatomi - Native Americans who camped along the DuPage River
  •      Historic Greek Revival Buildings in the town built in the pre Civil War Era
  •      Early businesses including a sawmill, gristmills and tannery

We will also assist with field trips to:

  •      The Warrenville Historical Museum & Art Gallery
  •      The Warren Tavern
  •      The Warrenville Cemetery
  •      A Walk through Historic Main and Fourth Streets

Materials available for teacher include:

  •      Books on Warrenville History
  •      Children's books on pioneer life and Native Americans
  •      Games of the 1800s
  •      Tapes with songs written about Warrenville History
  •      Primary Resource material such as Civil War diaries, journals, autobiographies and memoirs of town pioneers

Below are worksheets and other resources for teachers to download.

Contact the museum curator to obtain more information or to set up a field trip.  630-393-4215