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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

Historic Open House - Pettengill Morron & Flanagan House

Sunday, September 04, 2016

Peoria Answers the Call will feature military uniforms and collection artifacts at Flanagan House from the Civil War through Viet Nam, including General Wayne A Downing uniforms. Pettengill-Morron House will also be open. Tickets are $10 at the door for one home tour or $15 for both! Children 5 and under are free. Ages 6-12 are $3

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

deTonti Award Celebration 2016

Thursday, September 08, 2016

The 5th Annual deTonti Celebration will honor David Leitch, Illinois State Representative, for his outstanding community leadership on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at the Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette starting at 5:30 pm. Dinner begins at 6 pm. Tickets are $125 per person

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

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Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides. Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

Peoria History Tours - departing from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Thursday, June 02, 2016 to Saturday, October 29, 2016

Explore Peoria with on of our six historical tours provided by our certified guides.
Tours are available Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning at 11 am and Saturday at 1:30 pm last approximately 1-1/2. Reservations can be made by call the Peoria Riverfront Museum 309-686-7000 or the PHS office 309-674-1921

Historic Open House - Pettengill Morron & Flanagan House

Sunday, September 04, 2016

Peoria Answers the Call will feature military uniforms and collection artifacts at Flanagan House from the Civil War through Viet Nam, including General Wayne A Downing uniforms. Pettengill-Morron House will also be open. Tickets are $10 at the door for one home tour or $15 for both! Children 5 and under are free. Ages 6-12 are $3

deTonti Award Celebration 2016

Thursday, September 08, 2016

The 5th Annual deTonti Celebration will honor David Leitch, Illinois State Representative, for his outstanding community leadership on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at the Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette starting at 5:30 pm. Dinner begins at 6 pm. Tickets are $125 per person


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Quarterly Lecture Series

Thursday, November 17, 2016

The Society holds a Quarterly Lecture Series. Members, non-members and guests are welcome. The program will begin at 6 pm at the Peoria Public Library, North Branch 3001 W. Grand Parkway. Mark Johnson will present a program on Abraham Lincoln's first visit to Peoria in 1832 and the future president's militia service during the Black Hawk War

Phillip Smith Civil War Diary, Day by Day Account

“Phil” Smith Pens Diary in Which Is Written Day By Day Happenings at Long War of the Rebellion

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