• Overview

    The Lombard Historical Society celebrates Lombard's heritage by collecting, preserving, and interpreting the history of Lombard and operates the Victorian Cottage Museum, Carriage House Exhibits and the Society’s Archives at 23 W. Maple Street, and the Sheldon Peck Homestead, a National Park Service Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Site, at 355 E. Parkside Avenue in Lombard, Illinois 60148.

    Shop Local - Shop Lombard for "all things Lombard" at the Lilac Emporium Gift Shop for contactless pickup. 

    Please visit the website for an up-to-date calendar of events.

    For more information about membership, volunteer and donor opportunities, please visit lombardhistory.org, email info@lombardhistory.org, or phone 630.629.1885.

  • Map
  • Amenities
    Motorcoach/Group Tours
    • Agriculture:
    • Historic:
    • Other Attraction:
    • Other General Attraction Description: Underground Railroad site
    • History Museum:
    • Other Museum Description: NPS Underground Railroad Network to Freedom site
    • Miles From O'Hare Airport: 20
    • Miles From Midway Airport: 30
    • Miles From DuPage Airport: 10
    • Miles From Downtown Chicago: 20
    • Miles To Metra Station: 1
    • Closest Metra Line: Metra Union Pacific West Line
    • Miles To I-290: 10
    • Miles To I-294: 15
    • Miles To I-355: 5
    • Miles To I-55: 15
    • Miles To I-88: 10
    • Miles To I-90: 15
    • Map Code: H-9
    • Gift Shop:
    • Work with Motorcoach/Group Tours:
    • Minimum # of People for Group Tour: 5
    • Maximum # of People for Group Tour: 50
    • Meet and Greet Programs:
    • Welcome Reception Provided: