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Joliet Area Historical Museum

Joliet Area Historical Museum

204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, IL 60432
Fax: 815-723-9039
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Travel through time and space!  Walk through a replica of the I&M Canal, window shop on a turn-of-the-century street, take a virtual ride on a replica trolley, live the legend of Route 66, land on the moon in a walk-in simulator and experience space exploration and the Apollo missions.  Temporary exhibit(s) change often in our Special Exhibition Gallery.  There's always family fun in our discovery room and remember your visit with a souvenir from our gift Shop.

Live tour of Joliet Area Historical Museum - 2016-05-31

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Note: Some map locations are approximate. Please call the venue at 815-723-5201 for exact directions.

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