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Momence Historical House

117 N. Dixie, Kankakee, IL 60954

Historic Sites

Depicting everyday life in the late 1880's, this 1869 home features period furnishings throughout.

The home originally served as a private residence. The Momence Women’s Club was instrumental in preserving this lovely house museum. The home is maintained by the City of Momence. The arbor and gardens were created by the Momence High School Shop Class and Main Street Momence.

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