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Hegeler Carus Mansion

1307 7th Street, LaSalle, IL 61301

Historic Sites

National Historic Landmark built in 1874.

Virtually unaltered since its completion more than a century ago, the 57 room Mansion, built in 1874, is an example of high artistic achievement in architecture and interior design, and the site of historic accomplishments in industry, philosophy, publishing and religion. National Historic Landmark.  Oldest indoor gymnasium still in existence.  

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