Welcome to the DeKalb County History Center!

DCHC, in partnership with the Joiner History Room, explores the diverse stories that are part of our county’s history; gather people together through exhibits, programs, and research; and inspire people to apply this knowledge to enlighten the decisions of tomorrow.

DCHC also is committed to building the capacity of local organizations by providing resources and opportunities for collaboration.

Hours:

Mondays: CLOSED
Tuesdays: 10am - 3pm
Wednesdays: 10am - 3pm
Thursdays: 10am - 3pm
Fridays: CLOSED
Saturdays: 10am - 3pm
Sundays: CLOSED
 

Address:

1730 N Main St.
Sycamore, IL 60178

Phone:

(815) 895-5762

Our Mission

DCHC inspires curiosity in DeKalb County’s history by gathering, exploring, and inspiring people.
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Our Progress

Plans UnveiledJune 2018
Artist rendering of the new center

Ground BreakingAugust 2018
Ground Breaking at the new DCHC site

The Big MoveMarch 2019
moving truck graphic on white background

Grand OpeningMay 2019
open door graphic on white background
 

Current Exhibit

On display until April 2019.
Beyond Grandma's Attic exhibit logo
 

Upcoming Events

 

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