Long Grove, Illinois: Sock Monkey Museum

If you've ever wondered what happened to your missing sock... there are over 2,000 here. All of them turned into a monkeys.

Address:
210 Robert Parker Coffin Rd, Long Grove, IL
Directions:
Downtown -- and it's a tiny town -- on the south side of Robert Parker Coffin Rd, just east of its intersection with Old McHenry Rd.
Hours:
Th-F 12-4, Sa 12-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
847-748-1155
Admission:
Adults $6.
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Sock Monkeys.

Sock Monkey Museum

My collection of over 2,000 vintage Sock Monkeys is on display on two floors of our historic building. Learn the history of the Sock Monkey, and the socks that they are made from. Learn the history of socks, all the way back to the days of the cavemen. See the Sock Monkey Ferris Wheel. See Burrito, our seven-foot-tall fiberglass Sock Monkey, and our Barrels of Monkeys wall. Make a Sock Monkey of your own.

We hope to share our love of Sock Monkeys with everyone!

[Arlene Okun, 05/19/2022]

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