Wilmette Local Legends Audio Tour

June 1, 2021 – September 30, 2021 all-day America/Chicago Timezone
Wilmette Historical Museum
609 Ridge Rd
Wilmette Historical Museum
(847) 853-7666

This audio tour will bring you outside the homes of some of Wilmette’s notables beginning with film star Ann-Margret and ending with world-renowned chef Charlie Trotter. At each stop, listeners will hear a bit about a local celebrity’s Wilmette days. Enjoy the audio tour on your phone while exploring Wilmette by car, bicycle, or, for ambitious walkers, on foot. Each of the two tours is around 4 miles in length. If you are touring on your bike or on foot, don’t forget the distance home!  Part 1 of the audio tour can be played on your phone from the Museum’s website – wilmettehistory.org – beginning June 1st; Part 2 will be available beginning August 1st. A map is available on the audio tour webpage, or a paper copy of the map can be picked up at the Museum, 609 Ridge Road, during business hours.  Email museum@wilmette.com or call (847) 853-7666 with any questions.