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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



​​Please note that our exhibit floor is undergoing a transformation and not all of our exhibits are visible at this time.  Our research library offices, and part of our exhibits remain open.  We will have a grand opening June 15th, 2024, after which the whole exhibit floor will be back open again.  Thank you for your understanding!

The museum will be closed on Friday, April 5th.  We appologize for any inconvenience.


Looking to volunteer your time?  Want to make a financial contribution to the museum?  Want to be a Member?  Find out how you can help us provide for current and future generations.