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803 S State St, Lockport, IL 60441    |    815-838-5080
Will County Historical Museum and Research Center It's your heritage.

Recent and Upcoming Events

Jun 17-18

Lockport Canal Days

Come out and join us for this annual celebration of Lockport and the surrounding area.

The museum will be open with free admission.

From there, walk south along the I & M Canal to the Heritage Village and explore our 19th century buildings from around Will County, which include an 1865 farmhouse from Crest Hill, 1857 one-room school house from Homer Glen, and an 1880s railroad depot from Symerton.

Also, interact with reenactors portraying men and soldiers from the Fur trade era, American Civil War, and Vietnam War.

Jul 22 6:05 pm

Museum Night at the Joliet Slammers vs. Southern Illinois Miners

Come out and help support the Museum while enjoying an evening of America’s great past time.

Tickets are $10 each, with half going to the museum.

Call the museum at 815-838-5080 and place your orders with us.

Tickets will be picked up at the stadium’s Will Call office.