Clarke House Museum Public Tour

Wednesdays & Saturdays at 1pm 

FREE Admission

Limited to 8 guests. 1st come, 1st served.

Clarke House Museum Tours

A DCASE Volunteer stands in the Clarke House Musuem living room with a group on a free public tour


The Clarke House Museum is Chicago's oldest home.

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. 



Public tours are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 1:00pm. (No tours on holidays)

45-60 minute free tour

Limited to 8 people, available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Reservations not required for public tours.


Clarke House only opens for tours. There are no drop-in hours.