Kewanee Historical Society

Kewanee Historical Society
Business Name: Kewanee Historical Society
Description:

The Kewanee Historical Society showcases displays on the industries that built Kewanee (Kewanee Boiler, Walworth, and Boss). It also showcases Kewanee memorabilia from the U. S. military from the Civil War to the present. The additional collections of the Cornhuskers Hall of Fame and the “Lincoln lantern” that helped Abraham Lincoln find his way in 1858 from Toulon to Kewanee are housed in the Robert & Marcella Richards Museum, located in the historic 1868 Butterwick Building. Tours by appointment.

 

 

Address: 211 North Chestnut
City: Kewanee
State: Illinois
ZIP Code: 61443
Hours: May 1 to October 1 – Thursday and Saturday, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Open every day Labor Day weekend.
Phone Number: 309 854-9701

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Listing Title: Kewanee Historical Society