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Railroad Crossing & Country Fair Day

Dates: Jun. 15, 2019 - Jun. 15, 2019
Times: 10:00AM-3:00PM
Category: Education/History
Location: Mendota Museum & Historical Society, 901 Washington Street, PO Box 433, Mendota, Il 61342
Phone: (815)539-3373
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Celebrate the history of trains and agriculture as you tour the Union Depot Railroad Museum and the Breaking the Prairie Museum. View the vintage rail cars and enjoy desserts in the 1949 Pullman Golden Trencher Dining Car. Shell corn or make rope at the barn. Listen to the sounds of Blue Grass music and enjoy many other activities.

What's Nearby:
Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
Captain's Cove Bar and Grill
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Kayak Morris

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