Visit the Historical Society of Oak Park and River Forest
Tours and Research
Guided tours of Pleasant Home and the Historical Society exhibits are offered daily Thursday through Sunday.
Individuals interested in research can make an appointment by calling of emailing the Historical Society.
Thursdays through Sundays:
Dec.-Feb., 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm
Mar.-Nov., 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm & 2:30 pm
Wednesdays: Free* open house from 10 a.m. to noon, donation suggested.
General Admission for Tours
$8.00 Seniors/Students with I.D.
$5.00 Children under 17
Free Children under 5
Ask about our group rates for parties of 10 or more.
*Free open house available to Illinois residents, donation suggested.
Historic Pleasant Home (also known as the John Farson House in Mills Park)
217 Home Avenue
Oak Park, Illinois 60302
Pleasant Home is a Historic Property of the Park District of Oak Park
Please call (708) 848-6755 to schedule group tours and individual research.