November 11, 2017

Marseilles Elementary School 2nd grade visited the Museum, learned some history, painted pumpkins, and just had fun.

The Museum does not have regular hours. Instead, the Museum will be open for events listed below.  

The Museum also opens for group visits -- contact us to set up a time for your group's visit.  

October  4, 2017

The Museum will be open during Marseilles Fun Days 2018.  Check back for details. 

Marseilles High School Class of 1976 reunion arranged for private opening of the museum.  

On veterans day, the Museum honored Marseilles World War II veterans.   

We have archived their stories here:

A big thank you to everyone who helped us celebrate the 100th birthday of the Marseilles railroad depot. 

​During the Museum Fun Days opening, children hopped aboard a train for a ride down Washington Street, after getting at ticket and an engineer cap in the old depot. 


Saturday, June 16, 2018

September 22, 2017

Sunday, August 27, 2017

The Museum will be open on Illinois Motorcycle Freedom Run weekend.  Check back for details. 

This event allowed visitors to see new and interesting Marseilles artifacts, and to taste some delicious chocolate fountain goodies.​

Marseilles Fun Days, July 15,  2017

Past Events

July 14 - 15, 2018

151 Washington St, Marseilles, Illinois, United States
(815) 795-4600 •

In March the Museum introduced a new exhibit about a Marseilles business, Seattle Sutton's Healthy Eating.  This event was attended by many residents who were involved in Seattle Sutton's over the past 32 years.  Watch the video

March 7, 2018