11/12/2016 to 5/29/2017

Little Adults

DuPage County Historical Museum
102 E. Wesley Street
Wheaton 60187
(630) 682-7343

Throughout the 19th and early 20th centuries, childhood was seen as a wasteful, unproductive stage in life. Toys and games were created to push children into adulthood: miniature versions of adult activities taught children rules and expectations of proper behavior, etiquette and morals. Learn how everything from army figurines to tea sets were creatively used to make children grow up faster.

Time: During regular hours

Cost: FREE

Ages: All ages


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