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Please pardon our dust while the Society's Exhibit Page is under construction. (Just don't get too close or we will put you to work!) 

Flanagan House Museum


Pettengill-Morron House Museum

Flanagan House
House Museum 
Tool Room       

General Exhibits of Interest

  Peoria Civil War  
  Phillip Smith Civil War Diary  
  The History of Crime Mural by Dr. Harry E. Wood

1899 Boston Eb Rotary Cornet

  Great Discoveries and Research in Peoria
by the Northern Regional Research Lab
Now the National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research

Trolley Tours

Historical Trolley Tours -- Explore Peoria's Past with one of our fascinating, historical tours.The 2015 summer schedule will be Thursday & Friday mornings departing from Harp & Thistle in Peoria Heights at 11 am. and Saturdays from Kelleher's on Water St in Peoria at 11 am and 1:30 pm. Tours will be offered from June through the end of October.

Upcoming Events

River City Tour

10/8/2015 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Grandview Drive and Springdale Cemetery Tour

10/9/2015 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

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