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2019 Waukegan Tour of Homes

  • Waukegan History Museum 1917 North Sheridan Road Waukegan, IL, 60087 United States (map)

2019 Waukegan Tour of Homes

The Waukegan Historical Society will host its annual Tour of Homes on Sunday, October 6, 2019 from 1:00pm-5:00pm.  The tour will feature four private residences: 1031 N. Sheridan Road, 412 Greenwood Avenue, 2223 Corona Road, and 452 Glendenning Place as well as the Waukegan History Museum and Lilac Cottage (both in Bowen Park-1917 N. Sheridan Road). 

Cost of the tour is $20.00 in advance and $25.00 day of the tour, at the door.  Advance tickets are for sale at the Waukegan History Museum (1917 N. Sheridan Road in Bowen Park), the Waukegan Historical Society’s Raymond Research Library in Lilac Cottage (1911 N. Sheridan Road in Bowen Park), the Jack Benny Center (39 Jack Benny Drive in Bowen Park), and the downtown Waukegan ACE Hardware (239 N. Genesee Street).

The Tour of Homes is a self-guided tour that allows participants to go through carefully chosen homes at their own pace.The Tour of Homes is an annual event that started in 1969, and it is the main fundraiser of the Waukegan Historical Society that helps to support the Waukegan History Museum and Research Library as well as community outreach, collection preservation, and programs.


$15 in Advance for Historical Society Members

$20 in Advance for General Public

$25 Day of the Tour (at any Tour site)




*Jack Benny Center, 39 Jack Benny Drive, Waukegan, IL (847) 360-4740

Downtown ACE Hardware, 239 N. Genesee St., Waukegan, IL (847) 244-3000

Online Tickets sold at


*Waukegan History Museum in Bowen Park,

1917 N. Sheridan Road, Waukegan, IL (847) 336-1859

*Cash or Check Only


For more information call 847-336-1859 or email