Schmidt-Burnham Log House



Visit the Schmidt-Burnham Log House


1140 Willow, Winnetka, IL


The Log House is open twice a month on Sundays, seasonally from May through October.

2017 Seasonal Open Hours, 1:00PM – 4:00PM

May 7 and 21
June 4 and 18
July 9 and 23
August 6 and 20
September 10 and 24
October 1 and 15

Single Admission & Group Tour fees

$5 adults
$3 children (age 6-17)
Free to WHS members and children 5 and under

We welcome scout groups, school groups, and adult groups also. Minimum private tour fee is $60; tours last approximately one hour. Due to the size of the house, we allow a maximum of 25 visitors in one tour. Contact us for reservations, 847-446-0001 or


From I94: Exit Willow Road east, travel approximately 1 mile. The house is located just past Hibbard Road on the south side of the street.
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Park on Euclid to the west or on Willow Road just east of the house, in front of Crow Island School. There is limited parking on the gravel drive to the west of the house.