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4th of July

Celebrate Independence Day
with one of the best views in the
City of Peoria 
at  

John C. Flanagan House Museum
 942 NE Glen Oak Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603 

Gates Open: 6:00 pm
Fireworks Time: approximately 9:30pm
Cost: $5 for adults and $2 for children under 16
Soda, water, popcorn, novelties available for $1 each
 

Gates at Flanagan open at 6:00 pm for the best seats in the "Peoria House." Watch the spectacular Peoria Riverfront fireworks from the bluff. Seating is limited to the first 200, so arrive before dusk and stake your claim on the expansive rear lawn of the Flanagan House overlooking the city. Other area fireworks display can also be seen from Flanagan lawn. Docent guided tours of Flanagan House at a reduced price of $5 adult, kids free, until 8:30 p.m. No traffic to fight and a superior view of the fireworks is guaranteed!

Picnic on the lawn
 
 
 
 
 Watching the pre-fireworks airplane show
 
Volunteers Barb Hutt and Georgianna Hayes
wear their Indepence Day spirit
while waiting for darkness and fireworks display

 

Location: John C. Flanagan House Museum

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