Women’s Christian Temperance Union

Website Address
1730 Chicago Ave., Evanston, IL
ZIP Code
Contact Person
Rita Kaye Wert
Phone Number
866- 503-WCTU (9288) (Toll-Fre

Organization devoted to total abstinence from alcohol. Publishes factual, current information about alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drugs for pre-school children through adults.

Offers annual essay contest for children grades 4-12.

Public Notes

For information about the history of the WCTU, Frances Willard, or historical temperance issues, please contact the Frances Willard Memorial Library and Archives in Evanston, Illinois.

You may leave a message at 847-864-1397, or send your inquiry by email to archives@franceswillardhouse.org. Please put "Reference Inquiry" in the subject line of your email message. You may send an inquiry by postal mail to:
Frances Willard Memorial Library and Archives
1730 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, Illinois 60201.

The Frances Willard House in Evanston, Illinois, is open for guided tours on the first and third Sundays of each month from 1 pm to 4 pm (except holidays). Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under; there is no charge for members of the WCTU or Frances Willard Historical Association . The Willard House Museum is also open for special tours by appointment. If you would like information about the Willard House, or to arrange a tour or become a docent, please call calling 847.328.7500, email tours@franceswillardhouse.org, or visit the website at www.franceswillardhouse.org.

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