Plan Your Visit
Plan a visit to our museum in the heart of downtown Geneva
Located in the heart of downtown on Third Street, the Geneva History Center offers a permanent Geneva history exhibition "Greetings from Geneva", a temporary gallery that changes throughout the year, research facilities and climate controlled storage for collections & artifacts and a museum store with unique Geneva items and souvenirs.
Plan a visit to attend one of our educational programs and events or just stop in to see whats new. There is always something going on at Geneva History Center.
Take A Self Guided Walking Tour of Geneva
Geneva History Center is pleased to announce the launch of the Geneva's Historic District Walking Tour now available in a mobile audio tour version which can be accessed through iPhone and iPad devices.
Learn about 25 historic buildings in downtown Geneva anytime of day. This mobile app directs people to each location and provides historical photograph and information.
The MustSee app is free to download from iTunes. The Geneva History Center Self-Guided Tour costs $2.99 as an in-app purchase. All proceeds benefit the Geneva History Museum, an independent non-profit organization.
As you stroll, discover at your own pace, Geneva’s renowned and picturesque buildings!
The Geneva History Center is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Geneva, Illinois, directly across from the Kane County Court House. Illinois Routes 31 and 25 both lead to Geneva from the North and South while Illinois Route 38 (Roosevelt Road) enters Geneva from the East and the West.
The Metra Union Pacific/West Line, Chicago to Geneva, stops a short three blocks south of the History Center.