Membership Drive – 150 for Wilmette’s 150th

In celebration of Wilmette’s Sesquicentennial, the Wilmette Historical Society is launching a membership drive, 150 for Wilmette’s 150th, with the goal of securing 150 new members in 2022.  For a limited time only, all new memberships will be extended through March 2024.  Sign up today to receive membership benefits for two years!  Additionally, for each new member added, the Wilmette Historical Society will donate $1 to help support the Museum.


Kids Event: Meet the Lincolns!

February 19 at 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Families, join us at the Museum this Presidents' Day weekend for an afternoon with Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln.

Lecture: Morris “Dino” Robinson

March 12 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The museum welcomes speaker Morris "Dino" Robinson, founder of Evanston's Shorefront Legacy Center. Established in 1995, Shorefront is the North Shore's only community archive for Black history and provides many resources and stories surrounding the experiences of people of color on the [...]