The Courthouse and Randolph County Museum

AQ | Chester, Illinois

The Courthouse and Randolph County Museum

Chester, Illinois 62233, United States

Created By: Lili Ilieva

Point of Interest Details

The Courthouse and Randolph County Museum - Here guests can enjoy an outstanding 360-degree view of the Mississippi River, Missouri farmlands and Chester alongside Olive Oyl and Swee’Pea. Also here, guests can tour the 1864 Annex Museum. This stone Gothic structure museum contains artifacts that display the rich history of the early French settlers. The museum houses permanent displays as well as some artifacts that are temporarily on loan, and it hosts shows and exhibits which showcase specific treasures from the heritage and the long history of Randolph County. In addition, the newly established archives room will enable the museum to properly preserve and store documents, photographs, and other non-displayed artifacts for generations to come. Explore the history of Randolph County through collections of paintings, articles, photos, and artifacts that depict their past.

This point of interest is part of the tour: AQ | Chester, Illinois


 

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