The First Paved Street in Chillicothe
Chillicothe Area History Museum
Our main museum and the Rock Island Depot Museum are owned, staffed, and maintained by Chillicothe Historical Society volunteers and friends of the Society.
Museums are open Wednesdays 1 – 4 p. m. and 1st Sundays 1 – 4 p.m., or by chance or appointment. Admission is $4.00 Adult and $2.00 Child 5-12 years, donations appreciated. To donate an artifact, schedule a tour – even short notice, visit one of our locations, or for any inquiry, please call the museum office at (309) 274-9076 (answering machine equipped)
Main museum is located at 723 N. 4th St. ( IL St. Rt. 29 ) at Elm St.,
The Rock Island Depot Museum is located at the corners of 3rd St.at Cedar St.
General Meetings are scheduled on the 1st Thursday of the Month starting at 7:00 PM. Changes pertaining to time and dates will be posted on the ‘Announcements’ page on our Web Site.
Board meetings are scheduled on the 3rd Thursday of each Month Starting at 7 PM