1411 N 27th St.
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Phone: 618-246-0033
Email:
jchsvip14@gmail.com

Open weekends from the first full weekend in May through the last full weekend in October.

 

Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
 

Docents are available for group tours most other days by appointment. 

 

Admission is free although donations are appreciated.


Office Hours
Monday - Friday
 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

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An outing of the District VII of Illinois State Organization of NSDAR (National Society Daughters of the American Revolution) visited the Jefferson County Historical Society Saturday afternoon, June 17.  Sponsored by the Old Goshen Trail Chapter of Mt Vernon, the Michael Hillegas Beaucoup Creek, Daniel Brush and Daniel Chapman Chapters joined in for a day of history and learning in Mt Vernon.

Below, Lucy Baker, JCHS museum curator, leads a discussion.  Bottom, the group poses for a photo in front of the radios collection.

DAR 1

DAR 2

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