All History & Culture in Greenville

  • The DeMoulin Museum

    See lodge initiation devices and related paraphernalia from the early 1900s like the low-down buck goat, lung tester and invisible paddle machine. Today, DeMoulin is one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of band uniforms. September-May: Saturday 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. June-August: Friday 1:00-3:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Sunday 2:00-4:00 p.m. Read more [...]

  • Richard W. Bock Sculpture Museum

    The museum features hundreds of sculptural pieces by Richard Bock, best known for his work with architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Hours for the museum are Monday-Friday by appointment only. To make an appointment, please call 618-664-6724

  • Lincoln Historic Plaque

    Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas both spoke here during their historic U.S. Senate race in 1858. The site, once a grove of trees, is marked with a stone plaque.

  • Hoiles-Davis Museum

    Formerly a private residence, this is now home to an extensive collection of Civil War and WWI memorabilia, Indian artifacts, domestic arts and items from local manufacturers.

  • Bond County Courthouse

    The 19th-century courthouse has a great view of the town’s hundreds of crab apple, red bud, and cherry trees in season. It is the centerpiece of the Square which is lined with shops, a theatre and restaurants.

  • American Farm Heritage Museum

    The American Farm Heritage Museum is home to a selection of farm implements, tools, tractors and other equipment dating back over 100 years. A 16,000 square foot main building and two smaller buildings house the museum’s collection. If you visit the museum, you’ll find permanent exhibits with farm machinery and Read more [...]