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 Museum offers a permanent Geneva history exhibition "Geneva's Story", a feature 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 Museum.

Take A Self Guided Walking Tour of Geneva

Geneva History Museum 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 Museum 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!

Calendar of Events
Click here for our Annual Magazine.
Click here to review our calendar and register for programs.


Geneva History Museum
113 South Third Street
Geneva, IL 60134-2721

Telephone: 630-232-4951

Admission $2/each, free for Museum Members
Free parking on street and behind building

Museum Hours:
Tuesday - Saturday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Closed the month of Jan.

The Geneva History Museum 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.

Don't forget
The Metra Union Pacific/West Line, Chicago to Geneva, stops a short three blocks south of the Museum.