Photograph showing two women wearing facemasks. The women are talking and pointing to a museum exhibit case. Other people can be seen in the backgground.



The museum features three exhibits and research room open to Salvation Army members, researchers and the public.

Tours of the museum are guided and available by appointment only:
Monday – Friday 9:00am – 2:00pm

The museum is closed September 19-20, October 11, November 23-25, and December 23-January 2.

Group museum tours or custom programs are available by appointment.

On-site research is available by appointment only Monday-Friday 9:00am – 2:00pm.

Contact us at [email protected] or (847) 294-2136 to schedule your visit.

White four story office building
The Salvation Army Central Territory Museum is located inside the Central Territory Headquarters building in Hoffman Estates, IL.


The museum is located inside The Salvation Army Central Territory Headquarters at 5550 Prairie Stone Parkway, Hoffman Estates, IL. Sometimes GPS systems will guide you to our back door instead of the front. Our front door is pictured above and faces a large parking lot. Our back door, which does not offer public entry, faces a small parking lot and public park.


The Central Territory Museum follows all Illinois, Cook County, and Hoffman Estates COVID-19 mitigation guidelines. As of Monday, February 28, 2022 facemasks are not required, but are strongly encouraged.