The History Center  800 N. Main St. Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

PLEASE NOTE: ​Due to the March flooding of the History Center, the History Center, Stacy's Tavern Museum and Stacy's Corners Store will be closed until further notice.

Please see the Flood 2019 page on our website for updates about the flooding of the History Center. Thanks!


The History Center and Stacy's Corners Store at 800 N. Main St. in Glen Ellyn are open Tuesday thru Saturday from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The History Center and Store are closed Sundays, Mondays, and most major holiday weekends, including Memorial Day Weekend (Saturday thru Monday), July 4th, Labor Day Weekend (Saturday thru Monday), Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's. While the gift shop will be open, the History Center and Museum will be closed between Christmas and New Year's.

Stacy's Tavern Museum is open from 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday afternoons from April thru mid-December. Other times are available by appointment. The museum is closed on holiday weekends.

The Research Archives, the Center for Historical Research, is located in the History Center and is staffed by volunteers on Wednesday afternoons from 1 - 4 p.m. Other times are available by appointment. The department is closed for major holidays. 

Tel. 630-469-1867

​Email: director@gehs.org

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Stacy's Tavern Museum is proud to be a Blue Star Museum!

​​​​Many thanks to our business and organization supporters: 

Ancel Glink, P.C.     Barone's of Glen Ellyn        Berneche2 Architecture, PC        Busy Bee Barber Shop        Chicago Suburban Antiques Dealers Association

Curtain Up Classroom     The Jeff Diver Group Environmental Law P.C.        EP Doyle & Son, LLC         Edward Jones Investments     

Fire & Wine      Forest Hill Cemetery of Glen Ellyn       Glen Ellyn Bank & Trust/Wheaton Bank and Trust      Glen Ellyn Woman’s Club       

The Gorz Group      Highway & City Transit, Inc.      InfoTech Resources      Mail ‘n Stuff, Inc.      Precision Payroll of America, LLC           

Roger Olson Woodworking Services     The Reliquarians of Glen Ellyn      SMT Architects, P.C.     Peter Troost Monument Company       ​

The Village Herbalist          Park-LaCour Team, Wintrust Wealth Management      

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