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Evanston History Center’s 48th Annual Mother’s Day House Walk

May 14 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

$45 – $50

After a three-year hiatus, the Evanston History Center’s in-person Mother’s Day House Walk returns on Sunday, May 14, 2023, 1pm-5pm, rain or shine. This year’s House Walk features interior visits to five spectacular private homes in Evanston’s Lake Shore Historic District. These beautiful houses have been selected for their architectural significance, important histories, and stunning interiors. We are delighted to continue this wonderful tradition.

Learn more and purchase tickets:

Advance Tickets: There are two advanced purchase House Walk ticketing options: EHC Member tickets ($45 each) and Non-Member tickets ($50 each). Advanced purchase of House Walk tickets closes at 5 pm (CST) on Saturday, May 13, 2023. Confirmation of your purchase will be emailed to the address you provided. If you do not receive a confirmation, please email Erin Hughes at Tickets can be picked up at the Evanston History Center, 225 Greenwood St., on Sunday, May 14, 2023, beginning at 12 pm.
The House Walk book is the event ticket. Tickets include access to the houses on the House Walk and entrance to the Dawes House, home of the Evanston History Center.
Same-day tickets will be available for an additional $5 and can be purchased at the Evanston History Center, 225 Greenwood Street, beginning at 12 pm on Sunday, May 14, 2023.
Children 12 and older require a ticket. House Walk tickets are non-refundable. Addresses are not available in advance.
Become a member and receive a discount on tickets!
If you would like to become an annual member of the Evanston History Center, you can purchase a membership below along with your member-priced House Walk ticket. Discounts apply to 2 tickets for Individual members and 4 tickets for Household members and above. Click here to learn more about membership.
This year’s House Walk is generously supported by the Tawani Foundation, FC Studio, Architecture + Interiors, American Vintage Home, and Scott Simpson Design + Build.

The Evanston History Center is located at 225 Greenwood Street, Evanston, in the National History Landmark home of former U.S. Vice President Charles Gates Dawes. For more information about tours, exhibits, programming or research, please visit or call 847-475-3400.


May 14
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
$45 – $50
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