The museum offers guided tours of five exhibits highlighting the Salvation Army’s work and ministry in the Midwest from 1880 to the present. Featured exhibits include a look at the Army’s role in WWI, 100 years of the Girl Guards character building program, Salvation Army instruments and more! Join us for our summer drop-in family programs!
Dress up Salvation Army
Thursday, June 29, 1-3pm
Have you ever wanted to try on one of the famous Salvation Army bonnets? This is your chance to give a bonnet and other Salvation Army uniforms and clothing a try. Take a photo dressed in Salvation Army wear in our history photo booth, too!
Salvation Army Music and Instruments
Thursday, July 27, 1-3pm
The Salvation Army has long been known for its love of music. Learn about the instruments played by Salvation Army musicians. Make your own timbrell (tambourine) and learn how to play it.
Salvation Army Camp Crafts
Thursday, August 17, 1-3pm
The Salvation Army owns and operates 11 camps in the Midwest which offer a wide
variety of programs for kids and adults. Try your hand at making some popular camp crafts during this make-and- take program.
5550 Prairie Stone Parkway
Hoffman Estates, IL, 60192
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am-4pm