Museum Exhibitions

The Geneva History Museum offers two museum galleries.

"Geneva's Story"
Geneva’s story is all around us. It is shaped by the river, connected by the railroad, advanced by development, and enhanced by people who visit or call it home. Chapter by chapter, discover our evolving community. We invite you to hear stories, explore objects, and share memories. Geneva’s story belongs to all of inspired to pass it on!.  Featuring iPad stations with oral histories, videos and activities as well as a 6 foot screen in the Fargo Theater with five Geneva history videos to watch.  Admission $2 per person, FREE for Museum Members and includes admission to the Feature Gallery.


The 1,000 square-foot gallery provides feature exhibitions that highlight different pieces of Geneva’s history through the museum’s artifacts and archival collection as well as featuring traveling exhibitions.


Sweet Home Chicago
May 3 - November 1, 2014

A traveling exhibition highlighting our cultural connection to Chicago's candy makers.  Featuring a documentary by Bill Kurtis, artifacts, objects, photographs and fun candy activities.  Sponsored in part by Grahahm's Fine Chocolates and Geneva Bank & Trust.  Admission $2 per person, FREE for Museum Members and includes admission to the Main Gallery "Geneva's Story."

Produced by the Elmhurst Historical Museum, a department of the City of Elmhurst.