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Welcome to the Museum's Exhibits and Collections housed on the second and third floors.

Civil War Soldiers

On the third floor you  will find the most incredible civil war display anywhere. Mr. Gene Wright, a retired history teacher has spent his entire life collecting the civil war displays and proudly displays over 120 Mannequins that tells a story of each brave soldier. A must see! 


Wayne King Room

Big Band Leader Wayne King was born in Savanna, Illinois. An American musician, songwriter, singer and orchestra leader with a long association with both NBC and CBS. Known as "The Waltz King" for his song "The Waltz You Saved for Me"


Model Railroad​

HO scale operating model railroad layout that depicts the Savanna Railroading in the 1950’s. The railroad has the CB&Q (Burlington Railroad and the Milwaukee Road on the layout.


Helen Scott Hay

A daughter of Carroll County, Helen traveled the world helping create a profession called nursing.
Come get acquainted with Helen, one of the most decorated and honored American nurses in history.

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