Lake County, Illinois, CVB - Official Travel Site - Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County

Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County

1899 W. Winchester Road , Libertyville, IL 60048

Phone: 847.968.3400

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ARRIVE CURIOUS. LEAVE INSPIRED. Be led through time among life-size dinosaurs, fossils and more. Enjoy a meal at the vending cafeteria and purchase collectibles at the gift shop. A wigwam, like those made by the Potawatomi tribe, will be large enough to hold 30 children for educational classes. Temperature and humidity controlled, this state-of-the-art-museum will be fun for the whole family.

Gallery Hours:
Tuesday - Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sundays: Noon to 5 p.m.
Mondays: Closed (Exception: The museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Columbus Day and Veterans Day)

FREE First and Third Thursday Nights: The Dunn Museum is open until 8 p.m. on the first and third Thursdays of every month with free admission after 5 pm. Free admission sponsored by USG.




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