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The Native Americans, the French, the whiskey and earthmoving capital of the world, the grand mansions and Grandview Drive - the River City Tour has it all.
Explore Peoria's premier scenic drive - dubbed the World's Most Beautiful Drive by President Theodore Roosevelt and the oldest chartered cemetary in the state of Illinois while you take a ride on the Grandview Drive and Springdale Cemetery Tour.
Discover the stories behind the ghostly appearances that have startled and puzzled Peorians through the years. Learn about the Lady in White, the Legend of Nee-Nee-Wah, the Curse of Old Lady Gray, and more. What will you see in Haunted Peoria? Only your imagination knows.
Exhibit features the black & white photographs of rural & small town life by award winning photographers Julius & Violet Rudnay. The showing will emphasize introspective, whimsical and landscape views of America during the late 30s, 40s and early 50s. Tours of the home will be available during the showing from 1 - 4 p.m.
Experience the elegance of life on Moss Avenue, the dramatic architecture, and the unique collection items during your tour with beautiful fall accents. This is the last open house for the Pettengill-Morron Museum in 2014. Look for special pricing
on the Butler's Boutique merchandise as we prepare for the Holiday Splendor Tour the first weekend in December.
The Society holds a Quarterly Lecture Series. Members, non-members and guests are welcome. Click to learn more.
Summer Event List for Pettengill-Morron House
Peoria Historical Society
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Peoria, Illinois 61602
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