Lena Area Historical Museum

427 W. Grove Street
Lena, Illinois
815-809-LENA

Open: May thru September: Saturday: 1 pm to 4 pm; or by appointment (Group and School Tours are encouraged to schedule tours)

Suggested Donation: Adults: $3.00; Students: $1.00; Children 5 and Under: Free.

The Lena Historical Museum tells the history of Lena and the surrounding area with galleries focusing on various historical topics. Highlights include a Civil War regimental flag and an extensive clothing collection. Also on the grounds are a summer kitchen, the first log schoolhouse built in Lena, an Illinois Central Railroad caboose, a general store, a recreated chapel, and a barn filled with antique vehicles and farm tools.

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