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Closed for season, but still hard at work

The season may be over, but we have a lot going on with our special events and projects to give you an amazing 2024 season.

Polar Express

2024 Polar Express Tickets Go On Sale June 1, 2024

Join us for a trip to the North Pole, visit from Santa Claus, Christmas carols, and the experience of a lifetime this winter!

The Museum Needs Your Help

Your Financial Support Matters

Your contributions over the years have resulted in significant improvement in the Museum's Historic Collection, Campus, and Demonstration Railroad.

Your contributions matter for keeping the museum in your future for years to come.   Please click the link below to invest in your museum by making a contribution today.   You can donate a single amount or set up a monthly donation program. Remember, the Fox River Trolley Museum is a 501(c)(3) registered Illinois Not For Profit Corporation.   Donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

Recognition From Our Community

As a local organization in South Elgin we pride ourselves on our connections with our community. We would like to thank the Examiner of South Elgin for recognizing our work.

We have also been recognized by Chicago Parent in their piece "A Trip Back in Time at the Fox River Trolley Museum" and by WTTW's Geoffrey Baer for what we offer and our importance to the community.

Board Meetings 

All meetings are held at
Elgin Township

729 S. Mclean Blvd
Elgin, IL 60123

If you are a member that would like to attend, please reach out to

Saturday, January 6, 2023 at 1:30 PM

Remaining 2024 Meetings to be Scheduled


Become a Fox River Trolley Museum member today and receive updates and discounts about museum events. Click below for more information.

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Membership Meeting
2024 Meetings to be Scheduled
Elgin Township Hall
729 S. Mclean Blvd
Elgin, IL  60123

Contact Us

General Information (847) 697-4676

Event and Ticket questions (847) 380-6121


365 S La Fox St, South Elgin, IL 60177           

P.O. Box 315

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Donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. 

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