The 1950s Park Forest House Museum is in an original rental townhome as it might have been, 1948-1953. Operated by the Park Forest Historical Society. Sponsored by Central Park Apartments.
Closed January and most major holidays.
Group and School tours by appointment. Consult this page for special openings.
$5 for adults; 12 & under free with a paying adult
Group rates negotiable for large tours, school and scout field trips.
Rent for the museum is $565 (June 1, 2014). If you can make a donation toward rent for $565 per month, or help pay our utilities, please email the society or phone our President, Michael Gans, 708-305-3308. We are out of PODS, but now pay rent at St. Mary's. Our share is about $125, and we will be paying utilities and some other expenses there.
Book motel rooms thru this link and we get credit for bringing you here! Accommodations near the museum.
Our restaurant list : More accomodations and restaurant suggestions are available on the Chicago Southland Convention and Visitors Bureau Website.
PFHS website design supported by a 2008 Tourism Grant from Chicago Southland Convention and Visitors Bureau.
The 1950s Park Forest House Museum Needs Volunteers!! Find out more.