Jenny Lind Chapel

Jenny Lind Chapel
Business Name: Jenny Lind Chapel
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Jenny Lind, left a lasting footprint in Illinois and was the first international “rock” star to visit America. Her generous donation of $1,500 to the Reverend Paul Esbjorn, pastor to a flock of Swedish immigrants who settled in Andover, the first community in Henry county. The donation provided the foundation to build a new church now known as the Jenny Lind Chapel. The “Swedish Nightingale” is featured in the museum below the Chapel and it also showcases early immigrant experiences through the exhibits, audio, and video available for viewing.

 

 

Address: 604 Oak Street
City: Andover
State: Illinois
ZIP Code: 61233
Hours: Open May 1through October 31, Open Daily 9 a.m. to 5p.m.
Phone Number: 309 521-8127
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