Historical Societies in Will County, Illinois

There are 9 Historical Societies in Will County, Illinois, serving a population of 687,727 people in an area of 837 square miles. There is 1 Historical Society per 76,414 people, and 1 Historical Society per 92 square miles.

In Illinois, Will County is ranked 59th of 102 counties in Historical Societies per capita, and 5th of 102 counties in Historical Societies per square mile.

List of Will County Historical Societies

Find Will County, Illinois historical societies.

Bolingbrook Historical Society 162 North Canyon Drive Bolingbrook, IL

Braidwood Area Historical Society 111 North Center Street Braidwood, IL

Frankfort Area Illinois Historical Society 132 Kansas Street Frankfort, IL

Jefferson County Illinois Historical Society 615 West 1st Street Braidwood, IL

Joliet Area Historical Society 204 North Ottawa Street Joliet, IL

New Lenox Area Historical Society 205 West Maple Street New Lenox, IL

Plainfield Historical Society 23836 West Main Street Plainfield, IL

Romeoville Area Historical Society 10 Montrose Drive Romeoville, IL

Will County Historical Society 803 South State Street Lockport, IL

About Will County Historical Societies

Will County Historical Societies are local organizations and history museums dedicated to studying, preserving, and fostering an appreciation of the past, with an emphasis on the local community's history in Will County, IL. Historical Societies in Will County encourage and engage in the collection and preservation of historical artifacts, photographs, and personal stories. Many Historical Societies conduct research about local businesses and families, which they make accessible and available as public records and exhibits.

You may contact the Historical Society for questions about:
  • Will County Historical Society exhibits and events
  • Will County historical center discounts
  • Genealogy research in Will County, Illinois
  • Making a donation
  • Volunteering