Enjoy the season with a visit to the C.H. Moore Homestead.
The mansion will be decorated for the holidays.
Entertainment on Friday evenings during candlelight tours.
People in period dress and demonstrations. No advance tickets or
reservations are required.
In addition to the Friday night tours the museum will be open
during regular hours T-Sat. 10-5 and Sun. 1-5.
Pictures in the Barn with Santa on November 29
Candlelight tours will be on Fridays, November 29
December 6,13,20,27, from 5-8:00pm. $3 Adults $1 (12-18)
Visit the gift shop for that special holiday treat.
Museum hours: 10-5 T-Sat. Sun. 1-5 219 E Woodlawn
Clinton, Illinois 217-935-6066
Nov. 29 the Daniel Sisters
December 6 "Wind Through the Woods" - Recorder
December 13" Nina Marshall" - Harpist
December 20 "Marcia Wise" - Vocalist
||Book signing by Robert
Hosted by: C.H. Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum
Renowned Lincoln and Civil War historian Michael Burlingame and
accomplished landscape photographer Robert Shaw are releasing
their new book entitled A Day Long to Be Remembered — Lincoln in
Gettysburg. The book is a collection of captivating images and
scholarly excellence which takes readers on a visual journey that
is unique among books about Lincoln and Gettysburg. Burlingame’s
writing and Shaw’s images are woven together with Lincoln’s
own words to create a dramatic exploration of Lincoln and the
The project has been underwritten by John Warner IV and Moore
& Warner Farm Management. John Warner’s
great-great-grandfather, C.H. Moore, was close friends with
A Day Long to Be Remembered — Lincoln in Gettysburg is
produced completely in the United States. The printing, binding,
all materials, and even the paper is 100% made in the U.S.A. The
220pp hardcover book sells for $34.00. Copies will be available
during the book signing event.
||Candlelight Tours - 2013
Friday after Thanksgiving and Every Friday in December
Candlelight tours will be on Fridays, November 29 December
6,13,20,27, from 5-8:00pm. $3 Adults $1 (12-18)
||Apple & Pork
Festival - Last Full Weekend of September
Wear your comfortable shoes and explore booth after booth of
foods, crafts, art, antiques and more. Entertainment,
demonstrations, and museum tours are among the festival
activities. Plan to spend the day! Tram and bus transportation to
various sites provided for a small fee. An estimated 80,000
visitors attend the festival each year.
More info at our Apple N' Pork page - Click
NOTICE: NO PETS PERMITTED ON
DeWitt County Museum Gift
Shop accepts Mastercard , Visa and of course cash is still good here. Many new items will make that
- Possible Dream Santas. Snowmen and Angels. Potpourri. Candles.
- Museum mementos such as sweatshirts, t-shirts, mugs, bowls, tote
bags and note cards.
- Soaps, Candles, Victorian items, Snowmen, holiday nightlights,
fresh decorated wreaths.
- Museum and Gift shop hours 10-5 Tuesday- Saturday 1-5 Sunday
219 E Woodlawn, Clinton, Illinois 61727 217-935-6066
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