Self-Guided * Outdoors
A self-guided tour following the women of Evanston. The map, available for purchase at the Frances Willard House Museum, will take you to historic sites related to 15 influential women and women’s organizations, such as the civil rights activist Mayme Spencer, Dr. Isabella Garnett who founded the first hospital in the city, and the pioneering 19th-century OB-GYN Alice Bunker Stockham.
The map includes historical information alongside fun activities along the way. The tour route is suitable for walking, cycling, and driving by car.