Gallery Grand Reopening - March 24

View the completed gallery renovation including hands-on, digital, and traditional exhibits designed to tell Oswego’s history and heritage at this community celebration, Sunday March 24, 1:00pm-3:00pm. Ribbon cutting at 1:00pm.

Museum Store

Collectible gifts are available in the Museum Store. Visit the Museum during regular hours to shop or view items for sale online.

Research & Archives

The Little White School Museum is home to a growing collection of primary source materials. Stop in during regular research hours or call the museum to schedule an appointment.

Easter Make & Take - April 6 & 7

Stop by anytime between 12:30-3:30pm to create a special paper bonnet and other Easter themed crafts. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is recommended but walk-in registration at the door is welcomed. Free.

Selected Works from "A Fox River Testimony" - Apr 13-May 18

View the changing geological and seasonal character of the Fox River through the artwork of The Conservation Foundation’s artist-in-residence Joel Sheesley. Open daily during regular museum hours April 13-May 18.

  • The Little White School Museum Welcomes You

    The Little White School Museum located at 72 Polk Street in downtown Oswego, IL holds the rich history of the community and reflects the spirit of its early residents. Built as a church in 1850, then used as a school until the mid 1960’s, the building is now owned by the Oswegoland Park District. The Oswegoland Heritage Association operates the museum which is open to the public and is an archive of local Oswegoland history. Step in and take a step back in time.