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Governor Richard J. Oglesby Mansion

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Full of Rich History!

If you're a fan of history, then you don't want to miss this place! Unfortunately it's open at... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Olivia C
Highly underlooked attraction

Open at irregular times, it is definitely worth the trip to visit the Gov. R. Oglesby Mansion. The... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
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30 Jul 2018
“Full of Rich History!”
10 Jul 2018
“Highly underlooked attraction”
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421 W William St, Decatur, IL 62522-2317
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

If you're a fan of history, then you don't want to miss this place! Unfortunately it's open at irregular hours. You will need to check the website or give them a call to make sure they are open. The tour guides are well informed and...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Open at irregular times, it is definitely worth the trip to visit the Gov. R. Oglesby Mansion. The docents are well-informed and there are some fascinating openings into local history that most do not know.

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Governor Richard J Oglesby home is a wonderful look at Central Illinois history pre and post Civil War .........Oglesby's public career spanned the US Army to being a 3-time Governor of Illinois ...........dozens of original family pieces are on display in this huge home located...More

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