Union Depot Railroad Museum
The restored portion of the 1888 Union Depot provides a perfect setting for a memorable, lifelike HO train layout of Mendota in the 1930s and railroad memorabilia.
A completely restored 1904 Carnegie Library provides the perfect setting for a display of Mendota's past. Experience a photographic collection cover 150 years of area history.
Breaking the Prairie Museum
The glass walls of this replica barn provide year-round open viewing of rotating displays, such as antique tools used to break the Illinois prairie and other early farm equipment.
Looking for a Director for our Area Museums.
25 hours a week with some flexibility in scheduling. Should have good organizational and communication skills. Willing to learn PastPerfect software. Require a "people person" whom will be a team player. Send resume or letter to firstname.lastname@example.org (no phone calls please).
Vistit Us From Anywhere!
We now have 360° interactive tours available of some of our museums. Stay tuned for more features to be added!