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SIUC's University Museum

The Museum has a collection of over 52,000 objects in the arts, sciences and humanities. It has six galleries, an archive, Museum Gift Shop, 100

Carbondale, IL Museums

Jackson County Historical Center

The Jackson County Historical Center contains hundreds of files available for genealogy research. The museum also has an exhibit of women's vintage clothing ranging from 1865-1970'

Murphysboro, IL Genealogy


Woodlawn Cemetery

The origin of Memorial Day can be traced to this cemetery, where in 1866 General John A. Logan organized the first post-Civil War service. 60+ graves of Civil War soldiers are here. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places

Carbondale, IL Cemeteries


Riverside Park Band Shell

Riverside Park Band Shell, built in 1938 by WPA, is one of the largest of its kind in the nation. The scenic location will accommodate 10-15,000

Murphysboro, IL Landmarks


Marberry Arboretum

24 acres with more than 6,000

Carbondale, IL Aboretums



General John A. Logan Museum

The General John A. Logan Museum details the history of Civil War General John A. Logan, who was born in Murphysboro in 1826. Phases of Logan's life are depicted - from early education to years as a lawyer &

Murphysboro, IL Museums

Von Jakob Vineyard

VonJakob Vineyards, "Little Germany,"

Pomona, IL Wineries

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