Upcoming Events

Students from Russell School Visit Museum

Posted by on May 21, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Students from Russell School Visit Museum

On Tuesday, May 17th The Litchfield Museum and Route 66 Welcome Center hosted 5 classes (totaling  approximately 110)  fourth grade students from Russell School.  The students, accompanied by their  teachers Ms. Pattillo, Ms. Reener, Ms. Scheldt, Ms. Bitter and Ms Brookshire, came  in 5 separate sessions. They were hosted by Mrs. Carol Sneed, a retired teacher who is also Vice President of the Museum Association. She was assisted by Nancy Neuhaus, a retired teacher, and Martha Jackson Museum President. The students enjoyed a museum tour and participated in a scavenger hunt.  While there they were able to witness travelers from all over the world who were also touring the Museum. The Litchfield Museum and Route 66 Welcome Center is open 7 days a week during the summer months. If you have a group that might like to visit, please feel free to contact us at 324-3510.  Our hours are Monday through Saturday from 10 AM to 4PM and Sunday from 1PM to 4PM.    ...

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Join Us on June 11 and 12!

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Join Us on June 11 and 12!

Join us June 11th and 12th!  

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Visit Your Museum!

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Visit Your Museum!

Stop by and visit us! Thanks to Litchfield residents past and present, we continue to get new items regularly. We are open daily.

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Miners, Mobsters, and the Mother Road

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Miners, Mobsters, and the Mother Road

Be sure to stop by the museum on June 11th or 12th! Should be a great...

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Vipers Owners at the Museum

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Vipers Owners at the Museum

The Litchfield Museum and Route 66 Welcome Center recently had a visit from members of the Illinois and Indiana chapters of the VIPER OWNERS ASSOCIATION. The group was on their way to a convention in New Orleans. We enjoyed our visit with them and with their President Rob...

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News Channel 20 Visits the Museum

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in Upcoming Events | Comments Off on News Channel 20 Visits the Museum

John Reger and crew from ABC affiliate WICS in Springfield recently visited some of the more familiar Route 66 sites in and around town, and posted a really nice video on the museum to their website. You can view it here: http://newschannel20.com/ne…/local/out-n-about-in-litchfield

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