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Roll Out the Barrel Tour


through the earliest sections
of downtown Peoria and into the Warehouse District

Discover facts about distilling in Peoria, IL


From 1850 to Prohibition, the volume of whiskey distilled, aged, bottled and shipped made Peoria the whiskey capital.  The distilleries, several large breweries, and extensive stockyards here also created the second largest grain market in the country.

 The Trolley Tour runs every Saturday in 


June (June 6, 13, 20, 27)

July (July 11, 18, 16, 25 ) No Tour on July 4th

August  (August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29)

Time: 1:30 P.M. (1½ hours)

The Tour leaves from Kelleher's Irish Pub
619 SW Water Street (near State St.), Peoria, IL
Parking is available across the street from Kelleher's.

For tickets, call (309) 673-6000 

Cost: $15 tour ticket purchased at Kelleher's Irish Pub plus $1 paid to trolley driver. Seniors 65 and older need a tour ticket, but with proof of age, do not need to pay the $1 trolley fare.


Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War Tour

Follow President Lincoln in Peoria, learn about Camp Peoria and Camp Lyon, and hear stories of our Civil War veterans with the Abraham Lincoln and Civil War Tour.

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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