At present, tours of the house are by appointment only. Check back for regular hours, which will begin on Saturdays in the near future.

For information about house tours, classroom visits, and teacher education workshops:
Maria Lester, Education Director—

For walk-up, no-reservation tours (if he’s able):
Dave Ruoff, Docent—Financial Alternatives, 117A Philadelphia Ave.—

To donate items or cash, or for other matters regarding The John Updike Society and The John Updike Childhood Home:
James Plath, President—, (309) 556-3352

Press, website, and general questions:
James Plath,, (309) 556-3352

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