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Arts & Culture resources for visitors

Arcada Theater - 1926 Vaudeville, 800 seat theater, complete with vintage pipe organ! Presents top-name bands, singers, comedians, live theater, children's movies (630) 962-7000

Art in Public Places - St. Charles is a treasure trove of art – downtown, in galleries and pop-up spaces, parks and park district buildings, schools, businesses – all around the area. Visit this website and click on the interactive map to see all the art St. Charles has to offer. Sponsored by the St. Charles Arts Council.

Beith House Museum - Get your hands on history! Try our "Is He or Isn't She" challenge! Group and school tours available (630) 377-6424

Durant House Museum  - All summer we have fun programs and interesting demonstrations! All ages can explore what 1840's pioneer life was like. With costumed docents and authentic furnishings, history comes alive at Durant House! (630)377-6424

Fine Line Creative Arts Center - The Fine Line is one of only a few regional art centers in this country. Internationally known artists teach a variety of workshops. (630) 584-9443

Kane County Flea Market - Established in 1967 and still going strong! Antiques, collectibles, anything and Everything! Don't forget about the great country breakfast, roasted corn-on-the-cob and more! (630) 377-2252

Marquee Youth Stage - Marquee Youth Stage is a 501(c)3 performing arts education organization, established in January 2011. The Marquee Youth Stage hosts a number of youth-led productions throughout the year to enable and empower children of all ages and backgrounds to enrich their lives through performing arts. (630) 762-0354

Moonlight Theatre - A lovingly restored the theatrical space, The Moonlight Theatre is in the space of the former Idle Hour Theatre. 630-549-0072

Norris Cultural Arts Center - The Dellora A. Norris Cultural Arts Center includes an art gallery and a 1,000-seat performing arts theater founded in 1978 (630) 584-7200

Sculpture in the Park - For the Love of Art in the Park: Nestled among the magnificent trees of a shady arboretum along the tranquil Fox River, discover a unique, free exhibit of original works of art. Along the walking path of Mt. St. Mary Park, this joint project of the St. Charles Park Foundation and the St. Charles Park District raises awareness of the sculptural arts and the beautiful parks in downtown St. Charles. Support public art; gifts of any amount are welcome. 630-513-4319

St. Charles Arts Council - The St. Charles Arts Council holds several events throughout the year. Visit their website for more information.

St. Charles Fine Arts Show - This highly regarded show features the work of 100 juried artists working in various mediums. (630) 513-5386

St. Charles History Museum - Through exhibits, educational programs, articles, and social media we strive to share the important stories and fun facts about St. Charles' rich history with residents and visitors alike. (630) 584-6967

Steel Beam Theater - Adult & Children's Theater     Classes & Workshops     Special Events - (630) 587-8521

updated Jun 21, 2024