Joliet Area Historical Museum

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Facility:Joliet Area Historical Museum
Description:Your visit to the Joliet Area Historical Museum is a journey through time. Experience how people lived, worked, traveled and built the foundation for today's thriving community. Walk through a life-size replica depicting the building of the historic Illinois & Michigan Canal. Stroll down a turn-of-the-century street past store fronts showcasing fashions of yesteryear. Browse through a hardware store. Take a virtual ride on a replica trolley. Live the myth of Route 66, the true Main Street of America. Land on the moon to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of NASA's Apollo 11 moon landing and the 2009 International Year of Astronomy! Along the way, meet life-size models, interact with touch-screen visuals, view award-winning audio-visuals and learn how the past shaped the world you now enjoy.
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Address 1:204 N. Ottawa St.
Address 2:
City:Joliet
State/Province:IL
Zip Code:60432
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Hours:Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday, Noon - 5 pm
Closed: New Years Eve, New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Independence Day (July 4), Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
Admission:$6 Adults
$5 Seniors (60+)
$4 Full-time students with valid school ID
$3 Youth (age 4-17)
FREE-Members and children under 3
Admission to the Route 66 Experience is free.
Telephone:(815) 723-5201
Website:Visit Website
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