Address
225 Grand Blvd.
Elgin, IL 60120
phone: 847-741-6655
e-mail: EPM@cityofelgin.org
web: www.elginpublicmuseum.org
Hours
September 1 - May 31
Saturday & Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
June 1 - September 1
Tuesday - Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Admissions
Donations gratefully accepted.
Museum Type(s)
Staff
Peggie Stromberg, Executive Director
phone: 847-741-6655
Cherrie Musial, Education Co-ordinator
Denice Beck, Museum Co-ordinator, Store Manager
Mike Mcgrath, Contact
phone: 847-741-6655

Description

New exhibits are added at least once yearly with many special programs held throughout the year.

History

Located in a building built in 1907, the oldest building in Illinois built to serve as a Museum. Set in a large park including playgrounds, pool, farm zoo and other amenities.

Artifacts Collections

  • Extensive collection of bird mounts. Other mounts, rocks, minerals, Native American, etc.

Educational Programs

School programs, Scouting, teacher workshops, Family programming, all based on Natural History, Science and Anthropology. See website for details.