Directions

Location

The museum is located at the north end of Wilder Park, adjacent to the Elmhurst Public Library, and one block South of the Union Pacific West Metra stop.

Public Transportation

The museum is conveniently located one block south and one block west of Elmhurst Metra Station. Take the Union Pacific West (UP-W) to Elburn from Ogilvie Transportation Center in Chicago and exit the train at the Elmhurst stop.

Driving Directions

Directions from the East:

Take I-290 West to St. Charles Road West (Exit 14A). Go two miles to Cottage Hill, take a right. Continue straight for approximately one mile to the Museum. The Museum is on the west side (left) of Cottage Hill.

Directions from the West (West of I-355):

Take I-88 East to I-290 West - go 2.2 miles. Go to St. Charles Road West (Exit 14A). Go 1.4 miles to Cottage Hill, take a right. Continue straight for approximately 1/2 mile to the Museum. The Museum is on the west side (left) of Cottage Hill.


Directions from the Northwest:

Take I-90 to Route 53 South. Follow Route 53 South to I-290 East Chicago (right lanes). Take 290 East to St. Charles Road West (Exit 14A). Go two miles to Cottage Hill, take a right. Continue straight for approximatelyone mile to the Museum. The Museum is on the west side (left) of Cottage Hill.


Directions from the South:

Take I-294 North to I-290 West. Take I-290 West to St. Charles Road West (Exit 14A). Go two miles to Cottage Hill, take a right. Continue straight for approximately one mile to the Museum. The Museum is on the west side (left) of Cottage Hill.


Directions from the North: 

Take I-290 West from Chicago. From I-290 take exit 12 for US 20 W/York Rd. Continue South on N York St. Turn right onto W 2nd St. Turn left onto N Addison Ave. Continue onto Cottage Hill Ave. The Museum is on the west side (right) of Cottage Hill.