Clark House Museum Private Tour

The Clarke House Museum is closed to the public until further notice.

To protect our visitors and staff tours will be held in a virtual format for now.

In the meantime, enjoy this video tour by our Cultural Historian Tim Samuelson. 

Clarke House Museum Tours

A DCASE volunteer stands in Clarke House Museum with a tour group


Tours of this 1836 Greek Revival-style house reveal what life was like for the Clarke family in Chicago, when the city was in its formative years before the Civil War.


In person private tours are on hiatus until October 2021!

Are you a group of 5-10 adults 13 years and older?

Are you available to have your group visit on a Wednesday or Friday at 11:30am?

Do you have 45 - 60 minutes to enjoy a free guided tour of the architecture and history of the Clarke House Museum?

If yes, request a tour!

Request a tour 

If no, check out our public tours.