Joseph Smith Historic Site

865 Water St.
Nauvoo, IL 62354- Map It
(217) 453-2246

AAA Editor Notes

Joseph Smith Historic Site, 1 blk. w. of SR 96 at 865 Water St. along the Mississippi River, is maintained by the Community of Christ, formerly known as the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Guided walking tours of the Smith family's homes depart from the visitor center, which offers a short orientation video, paintings of Nauvoo and historical items relating to the city and its residents. Guided tours are available.
Visitor center free. Guided tour $4.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. 1-5, May-Oct.; Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Mar.-Apr. and Nov.-Dec.; by appointment rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Thanksgiving weekend, Christmas Eve, Christmas and Dec. 31.