Jefferson County Historical Society

logo.jeffcohistvillageThe Jefferson County Historical Society Museum and the Village with its buildings and their contents, reflect life in Jefferson County from the mid 19th century to more recent years. Among the furnished buildings one finds homes of the 19th century, a one-room school, a log church, a print shop, a log jail, an operating blacksmith, merchandise in the general store and a variety of medical equipment from a foot-treadle dentist's drill to a Civil War amputation kit in the Medical Building.


  • Address: 1411 North 27th Street - Mt. Vernon IL  62864
  • Phone: (618) 246-0033
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