Lemont Area Historical Society & Museum
Lemont, Ill. 60439
Cost: $2, $1 kids
Hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday and Friday; 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday; 1-4 p.m. Sunday. Call ahead on weekends to verify hours
This museum is in the Old Stone Church, a recruiting station for the Union Army during the Civil War. Inside see artifacts from the early 1800s, a general store, a medical office, an early 19th-century schoolroom and period toys. There is also a Civil War exhibit on the lower level.
December 8, 2013