Group Tours


Naper Settlement, the only accredited outdoor history museum in Illinois, is open for touring by groups of all types. Groups from a few to a few thousand people are encouraged to plan a visit. Travel 'N Talk presentations are also available during group tours or as separate programs on- or off-site. Visits and presentations are coordinated based on individual requirements and special requests. Group discounts apply to 20 people or more.

Group Types

We welcome groups of any kind including:

  • Family and friend gatherings
  • Girl scouts, boy scouts, and other youth groups
  • Homeowners groups and neighborhood clubs
  • Religious or church groups
  • Reunion groups
  • School, children, and preschool groups
  • Senior center and senior living groups
  • Social and philanthropic groups
  • Spouse groups that are part of business or sales meetings

School Programs

Our engaging school programs provide an opportunity for students to experience what they usually only study in textbooks. History lessons come to life in our village, and our programs fulfill many Illinois learning standards in the social science category. Ask about group tour pricing, plus site rental, food service and special programs available at an additional fee. For information or to schedule a tour, please email the Tour Coordinator at 630.420.4161.

We are happy to accommodate anyone with needs for sign language interpreters, but require at least 30 days notice in order to do so. To request disability accommodations, email the Tour Coordinator.