Glen Ellyn

Historical Society


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

COVID-19 Guidelines

In following Illinois Department of Health and CDC guidance during the COVID-19 pandemic, face coverings are welcome, but not required, for all visitors to the Glen Ellyn History Center, Stacy's Corners Store and Stacy's Tavern Museum. 

Hand sanitizer is available for use, and shared surfaces are frequently cleaned throughout the day. Disposable masks are available free for those who need them.

For the sake of other visitors to GEHS, our staff and volunteers, we ask that you please stay home if you or a member of your household are currently ill, experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, or if you are running a fever.



Liability Waiver

By entering The Glen Ellyn History Center, Stacy's Corners Store, Stacy's Tavern Museum or becoming a member/donor/guest/visitor/shopper of the Glen Ellyn Historical Society, you acknowledge and agree that there are risks associated with entering the premises, including but not limited to: tripping and falling, having an allergic reaction, and contracting an illness. You agree to release and forever discharge and hold harmless The Glen Ellyn Historical Society and its directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability, claims, and demands of whatever kind or nature which arise or may hereafter arise from your visit, including any claim you may have against any of them with respect to any bodily injury, personal injury, illness, death, or property damage whether caused by their negligence or otherwise. By entering Glen Ellyn Historical Society and/or Village of Glen Ellyn property, you acknowledge the contagious nature of COVID-19 and voluntarily assume the risk of visiting. You also acknowledge that you do not knowingly have any COVID-19 symptoms nor have you recently tested positive for the virus or recently been exposed to someone who has tested positive for the virus.. ​

Thank you!

Stacy's Corners Store, the Historical Society's gift shop, is open 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tuesday thru Saturday. To tour Stacy's Tavern Museum, please call 630-469-1867 to set up an appointment, or email Tours are available by appointment Tuesday thru Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. depending on docent availability. History Center rentals are being booked for 2022-2024.

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

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

Alternating Currents         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, David K. Scatterday, AAMS      

Fire & Wine      Forest Hill Cemetery of Glen Ellyn       Glen Ellyn Bank & Trust/Wheaton Bank & Trust      

Glen Ellyn Woman’s Club       The Gorz Group      Highway & City Transit, Inc.      Holladay Properties

InfoTech Resources      Mail ‘n Stuff, Inc.      Precision Payroll of America, LLC           

Roger Olson Woodworking Services     The Reliquarians of Glen Ellyn      Gail Rosseau, M.D., Neurosurgeon

Salt Creek Civil War Round Table      Silver Foxes Travel      Kathy Slovick, Coldwell Banker Realty      

​Michelle Thorsell, SMT Architects, P.C.     Peter Troost Monument Company       ​Twig 'n Bloom Garden Club       

 The Village Herbalist         ​​    Park-LaCour Team, Wintrust Wealth Management      

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