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Westclox Museum

320 5th St, Suite 265, Peru, IL 61354-2813
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Lots of folks in my family worked here

Well set up museum. Fascinating exhibits. Really well done. Improving every time we go! Well... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2017
chicagohappy11
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Long Key, Florida
Local Gem- learn some local history in a brief time

The Westclox factory was a mainstay in the community until it was shut down in the early 1980's... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2017
Jennifer G
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Richmond, Virginia
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Aug 24, 2017
“Lots of folks in my family worked here”
Jul 29, 2017
“Local Gem- learn some local history in a brief time”
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320 5th St, Suite 265, Peru, IL 61354-2813
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Well set up museum. Fascinating exhibits. Really well done. Improving every time we go! Well worth the visit. Would like to see more from the WWII era.

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

The Westclox factory was a mainstay in the community until it was shut down in the early 1980's. The small, but beautiful museum does a great job of teaching the story of the factory and the impact it had on this town. The two curators...More

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