The Douglas County Museum is CLOSED until further notice.  As of midnight on Friday, November 20, Illinois Museums are part of the industries closed as a part of the Tier 3 Resurgence Mitigations to help stop the spread of COVID. We thank you for your continued support.

Due to the shutdown, our 2020  Motorcycle Show is canceled.  There will be no Breakfast with Santa this year due to COVID.

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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.


Visit US

700 S. Main St.  Tuscola, IL. 61953

Visit our exhibits and research library!

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

                Saturday: By appointment/tour only

Click on the mural photo to view the key!