Explore the History of Bureau County!

Tours will begin at the Newell/Bryant Museum, 634 S. Pleasant Street, Princeton, IL 61356

Call ahead and book your reservation by calling 815.875.2184. Tours are available Wednesday through Saturday, Noon until 5:00 pm and begin at the Newell/Bryant home. Final tour of any weekday begins at 4:00 pm and lasts approximately an hour. There are only two scheduled tours on Saturday at 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm.

Suggested donations for tours:

Adults: $5.00, Children (15 and younger) $3.00, Active Duty Military Personnel are welcomed as our guests.

Membership includes free admission.

Advanced reservations are encouraged so we can adjust volunteer docent staffing.

Permanent exhibits include Native American artifacts, Lincoln and Civil War room, Bureau County Military History and Veterans displays, Cherry Mine Disaster, and historic home furnishings.