Macon County History Museum Complex

5580 N. Fork Rd.
Decatur, IL 62521- Map It
Phone: (217) 422-4919

AAA Editor Notes

Macon County History Museum Complex, 5580 N. Fork Rd., is a 3-acre complex that preserves the heritage of the area with changing and permanent exhibits of artifacts dating back to 1829&#8212;the Macon County settlement era. The complex includes galleries; a Lincoln room with exhibits about Abraham Lincoln, the Civil War and Grand Army of the Republic; and a video about Abraham Lincoln in Macon County.</br>A historic prairie village includes an 1850s log home, an 1860s one-room schoolhouse and the only log courthouse in which Lincoln practiced law.</br></br>
$2; $1 (ages 0-12). Reservations are recommended.
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 1-4. Allow 1 hour minimum.