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Underground Railroad Spring Bus Tour

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April 23, 2017

1101 W. College Ave.
Jacksonville, IL 62650
245-3000

TIME: 1pm-5pm

PRICE: Adults $15.00, Children 10 and under is $5.00

PHONE: 217-479-4144

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Join our Storyteller Tour Guides, outfitted in 19th century period attire, as we travel the sites of the Underground Railroad in Jacksonville, IL. Learn the fascinating stories of the brave men and women of our history while riding on comfortable modern buses. The tour starts at Illinois College and ends at Woodlawn Farm.

Meet in the Illinois College McGaw Fine Arts Center lobby for registration confirmation beginning at 12:30pm. 

The tour begins with a walk to Beecher Hall, where you will hear a brief lecture on the Underground Railroad and Illinois College. At 1:00pm board buses to the other eight sites. Buses leave at 1:15pm. The tour will return to Illinois College at 5:00pm.

Tour includes light refreshments. Free parking is available at Illinois College behind McGaw Fine Arts Center.

Reservations are a MUST! Call (217) 479-4144.


Proudly presented by the Jacksonville Underground Railroad Committee of the Morgan County Historical Society. 

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