The Great Midwestern Roadtrip



Location: Elmhurst History Museum, Elmhurst, IL 60126
Start Date/Time: July 22, 2020 - Various times.
End Date/Time: October 11, 2020

Pack up the station wagon and take a nostalgia-fueled journey to the classic Midwest summer vacation of the 1940s through the 1970s. Explore the iconic destinations Chicago area families visited and what they encountered along the way—from roadside attractions and tourist traps to memorable resorts and restaurants. See family vacation photos, video, maps, kitschy souvenirs, road signs, and more. Pick up a family activity sheet to play road trip bingo. Online reservations are required. Free.


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