Joliet Iron Works Tour

Columbia Street, off Scott Street and east of Ruby Street bridge Joliet, IL 60432
(815) 727-8700
Dates: Oct. 8, 2022
Times: 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location: Joliet Iron Works Historic Site, Columbia Street, off Scott Street and east of Ruby Street bridge, Joliet, IL 60432

Which city carried the nickname City of Stone and Steel? Joliet's once-thriving industrial plant rivaled Pittsburgh's steel power. Explore its stone foundations that are more than 100 years old. A naturalist will share the fascinating stories of the men and machines that worked at the Joliet Iron Works Historic Site. Fee: Free! Age: All ages. Registration required by Thursday, Oct. 6, by calling 815-886-1467 or online: https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/fpdwc/activity/search/detail/8269?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true&fbclid=IwAR3VeW1tgBTM7j18qXJSn7VYbyh31Kqwk0Ebjh8FYPUB73CNPr_UkQq0GZs Paved walkways are accessible on this 1-mile tour. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should submit a request online (https://www.reconnectwithnature.org/americans-with...) no later than 48 hours before the program. (Photo by Chad Merda)

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