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Carterville Heritage Museum

139 South Division Street, Carterville, IL 62918


Museum that focuses on the history of the downtown Carterville area. Includes local memorabilia and much more.

Opened in June 2011, the Carterville Heritage Museum is a beautifully renovated building showcasing architectural detail of the former 1924 area high school, hundreds of photo and memorabilia. It also serves as a gift shop, offering nostalgic custom-designed t-shirts, retro candy, gift baskets, a few antiques and popular hand-made cards made by community volunteers. It features books on the Tri-C community for sale, covering Cartervile, Cambria, & Crainville.


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