School Programs

We offer a variety of educational programs to enhance the curriculum for your school group. Our education staff can come to your location or you can visit us. Call us at 630.629.1885 or
Contact Us to learn more.

Programs are generally $5/student with large group pricing available.


Birthday Parties

Celebrate your next birthday at the Sheldon Peck Homestead or the Victorian Cottage Museum. We provide two-hour party packages with your choice of pioneer activities or Victorian tea party. Suggested starting at age 5.

Packages begin at $125 for members, $140 for non-members.


Scout Programs

We also offer multiple programs for your boy or girl scout troop. Visit one of our sites to learn about your community, pioneer living, maple sugaring, fabric arts, the native prairie, rope making, outdoor cooking and much more.

Programs begin at $5.

Call us at 630.629.1885 or Contact Us to learn more or schedule a visit.

Service projects are also available for Eagle Scout and Gold Awards.


Peck Letter Writing Contest - February

All 5th graders who attend school in Lombard (public, private, and home school) are invited to enter our contest each February. Pretend it is 1848, and you are Sheldon Peck writing a letter to Abraham Lincoln. Cash prizes to the top three winners!
The contest runs February 1 to February 28.