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Nauvoo and British Pageants

Tue, Jul 09 – Sat, Aug 03, 2024

Partridge Street & Mulholland Street, Nauvoo, IL 62354

Enjoy the lively shows by the Nauvoo Performing Missionaries. Experience the majestic Nauvoo Temple on the bluff overlooking the Mississippi River, stroll the streets, and tour the historic homes.

We invite you to celebrate the legacy of the early pioneers of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Nauvoo. Games and activities of the 1840s are provided for guests at the pageant preshow celebration and country fair beginning at 7:00 p.m. The outdoor pageant performances begin at 8:30 p.m. No reservations are needed for the country fair or the pageant, and no tickets are required. (Home tour reservations can be made at

There has never been a better time to come to Nauvoo, and it’s all free!

Performances begin at 8:30 p.m. each evening (Tues - Sat) with a British Pageant dress rehearsal open to the public on Monday evenings at 8:30 p.m.

Also, guests are invited to enjoy the pageant's Country Fair begining at 7 p.m. The Country Fair is a pageant guest favorite as they participate in games, dancing and other 1840's era activities before the pageant performance at 8:30 p.m.

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