Jacksonville's Historic Underground Railroad
UGRR Fall Bus Tour PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 31 August 2017 22:26

Sunday, October 15 at 1 PM - 5 PM

Participants will meet at McGaw Fine Arts Center on Illinois College's campus for registration confirmation starting at 12:30 p.m. The tour will begin with a walk to Beecher Hall where the group will receive a brief lecture on the Underground Railroad and Illinois College. The group will then board buses to begin a narrated tour to eight other locations in the Jacksonville area and then return to Illinois College by 5:00 pm. Reservations are a MUST and can be made by calling 217-479-4144. The price is $15 for adults and for children 10 and under the cost is $5.00.

Tour Guide Training PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 31 August 2017 22:24

Are you interested in history? Would you like to share your interest with others? The Underground Railroad/Woodlawn Farm will be offering Tour Guide Training on Saturday, September 9 from 9 am to noon at Woodlawn Farm, east of Jacksonville. You can become a tour guide for a bus tour of the nine Jacksonville Area sites or volunteer at Woodlawn and grow your interest as well as helping others share your passion for history. If you are interested, please call Barbara at 217-602- 0426.

2017 Woodlawn Farm House Tours PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 11 May 2017 21:24


Woodlawn Farm House Tours have started for the season!

May 1 to September 30 on Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.
Suggested donations amounts are $4 for adults and $2 for children under the age of 10.


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