The Museum will be closed:

Saturday, September 2nd and Saturday, September 9th

We will be at the Cheese Festival in Arthur on the 2nd and the Broom Corn Festival in Arcola on the 9th.

We will also be closed Monday, September 4th for Labor Day.

Sorry for the inconvenience.  We hope you will be attending the festivals!


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The Douglas County Museum celebrates the history of Douglas County and East Central Illinois by collecting, researching, preserving, and interpreting artifacts of historical and cultural interest.  The museum offers a variety of events you can attend.


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700 S. Main St.  Tuscola, IL. 61953

Hours:   Monday - Friday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

                Saturday: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm 

                Sunday: By appointment only

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