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Waukegan and the Movies-Guided Walking Tour

Waukegan has played an important role in the history of the motion picture industry.  Sites related to the making of movies, theaters, and Hollywood star, Jack Benny will be visited.  The tour starts at the Visual Arts Center-533 Grand Avenue in Powell Park. 

Walking tours are FREE and are facilitated by Waukegan History Museum staff.  For all walking tours, please dress accordingly with comfortable walking shoes and also bring something to drink.  Tours may be cancelled in rain or inclement weather. 

Pre-register by calling the Jack Benny Center (847-360-4740) at 39 Jack Benny Drive in Bowen Park or online at