Regular building tours will not take place on October 19 & 20, Open House Chicago will offer mini tours from 12–4pm.
Clarke House Museum will be open from 12–4pm on October 19 & 20.
The Clarke House Museum is Chicago's oldest home. Tours of this 1836 Greek Revival-style house reveal what life was like for a middle class family in Chicago, when the city was in its formative years before the Civil War.
Hour-long guided tours of Clarke House Museum are now free. See details below.
Free Public Tours
Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 1pm and 2:30pm
One-hour guided tours
Admission is FREE
Tours are limited to 15 people, available on a first-come, first-served basis. For groups of 10 or more, please see below Private Group Tours.
Private Group Tours
Private tours led by trained volunteer docents are offered by appointment, pending availability.
Private tours of the house are designed for adults, 13 years and older, for groups of 10 or more.