Southern Illinois history comes to life at “Life on the Illinois Frontier.” The event includes actives for children, tours, a gift shop, food and vendors. The Saline Creek Pioneer Village & Museum is a place to "see and touch memories." Located on the south side of Harrisburg. The grounds were an original 175 acres when purchased in 1863 by the county. Visit us and experience this rare location in Southern Illinois that are home to many rare and interesting buildings and cabins.