The Pleasant Home Foundation has many great opportunities to get involved with an important historic home while learning about architectural preservation, Oak Park history, and the Prairie School era.


  • Daily Tour Docents
  • Group Tour Docents

Planning Committees

  • Restoration
  • Programming
  • Marketing
  • Development and Fundraising


Special Events

  • Annual House Tour
  • Fundraising Events



Your interest, time and schedule determine your level of commitment. After a brief docent training, you can sign up for as little as once per month or as much as you wish. Planning committees meet monthly and special event volunteers are needed 2-3 times per year.


To become part of one of Oak Park's historical gems, contact Colette Anderson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



What's New at Pleasant Home? 



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Open House Chicago

October 19 & 20

10 am - 4 pm

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2019 Holiday Market

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Holiday Market

November 8 & 9

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Oak Park on Tap

November 15

6 - 9 pm

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Thanks, Frank!







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Pleasant Home Promo Video!
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