Frances Willard House Museum

1730 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois
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Maintains Frances E. Willard Memorial Library and the Frances E. Willard House, a national historical landmark built in 1865. Commemorates the life and deeds of Frances E. Willard, an influential figure who fought for women's rights and temperance.

Offers programs on the life and legacy of Miss Willard; maintains a speaker's bureau

The Frances Willard House is open Sundays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Tours generally last forty-five minutes.

The Frances Willard Memorial Library and Archives is open by appointment only for research requests and information. The library's holdings include Frances Willard's personal papers and the organizational records of the WCTU. Call 847-328-7500 or email for more information and appointments.

Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.

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