The Crystal Lake Historical Society is located at the Colonel Palmer House, which is at the intersection of Illinois Route 176 and Terra Cotta Road in Crystal Lake.Winter/Spring Hours:
Tuesdays (11AM - 4PM)
Thursdays (11AM - 4PM)
Fridays (11AM - 4PM)
1st Saturday of each month (11AM - 4PM)
PLEASE NOTE: The Colonel Palmer House will be closed March 13-17, 2017. The house will reopen March 21st.
If you are planning to do research, it is best to call ahead to make certain someone will be available to assist you.
Mary Ott is the Site Coordinator at Colonel Palmer House. Email her at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 815/455-1151
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Crystal Lake Historical Society
P.O Box 1151
Crystal Lake, IL 60039-1151