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John C. Flanagan House Museum Tour


Tours


by chance
or by appointment

Contact the Society's office at 309-674-1921

Or take the  

Old Peoria and the Judge Tour

  

 

The John C. Flanagan House Museum was built in 1837 on Peoria's east bluff by John C. Flanagan and is the oldest standing house in Peoria. This American Federal style house offers a spectacular view of the Illinois River Valley.  Collections of antique glass, china, furniture, toys, quilts, tools, and vintage clothing are displayed.  The house is on the National Register of Historic Places and is owned by the Peoria Historical Society.  It is also the headquarters of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Peoria Chapter.

Location: John C. Flanagan House Museum

Schedule:

A Well-Weathered Life: Historic Images of Rural & Small Town Life

Sunday, October 05, 2014

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.

A Well-Weathered Life: Historic Images of Rural & Small Town Life

Sunday, November 02, 2014

The exhibit features the black & white photography of rural and 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 Flanagan House Museum will be available from 1 p.m.. to 4 p.m.

Pettengill-Morron House Museum Tour

The Pettengill-Morron House Museum was built by Moses Pettengill in 1868 in the Second Empire architectural style, the house has 11 rooms.

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River City Tour

10/2/2014 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Grandview Drive and Springdale Cemetery Tour

10/3/2014 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

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