You are here

West Side Stories: People and Architecture that Shaped River Forest

July 13, 2019 - 2:00pm3:30pm
Trailside Museum
738 Thatcher Ave
River Forest, IL 60305
United States

Tickets are sold out for this event. Please join us for the next tour on Saturday, August 17. Click here to learn more. Call 708-848-6755 with any questions.


Take a walk with us through scenic and historic River Forest! Starting and ending at Trailside Museum, this walk down Edgewood and Thatcher Avenues will demonstrate why these two streets are an outdoor museum of architecture. You will also hear fascinating and surprising stories about some of the people who lived here and the drastic changes that some of these houses have seen.

Tickets are $10 or $8 for members. Meet outside the visitors entrance of Trailside Museum at 2 p.m. Reservations are not required, but space is limited. Group tours on other dates may be booked by special arrangement. Contact the Museum for more information.