The Evanston History Center is open for self-guided tours and to view exhibits!

Click here to make a reservation for a self-guided tour

The Dawes House and exhibits will be open Thursday, Fridays, and Saturdays at 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 pm. Guests will be limited to 10 people per time slot. Tours will be self-guided with a prescribed route. We will not be open on Sundays at this time.

October 1 we will return to our customary fee of $10 per person. Contactless payment in advance is preferred. If the method of payment is cash, please bring exact change. Members are always free!

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Reservations must be made in advance.

Click here to make a reservation for a self-guided tour

No reservations taken after 11:00AM the day of the tour. Confirmation of reservation is required via a confirmation email from the EHC.

Mask wearing and all social distancing guidelines will be followed in accordance with Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan. No restroom facilities will be available.