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Come one, come all!
Individuals, families, groups, bus tours, and school classes are all welcome to explore the J. H. Hawes Grain Elevator Museum. Plan a visit now to tour the Elevator. Did you know you could rent the Elevator for a very special picnic, family reunion, or other event? Contact 309-830-8306 or 217-648-2574 to make arrangements.

Dates & Hours — The Elevator is open for public tours on Sundays, from 1-3 p.m., during June, July and August. Guides are on hand to show you around and answer questions. Or feel free to leisurely stroll the site on your on.

Private & Group Tours — Phone either 309-830-8306 or 217-648-2574 to schedule a private or group tour.

School Field Trips — Hands-on, immersive field trip experiences are offered to school groups in grades 4-12. Phone 309-830-8306 or 217-648-2574 to make arrangements.

Admission — There is no admission charge to visit the Elevator. Donations are kindly accepted and are used to continue restoration of the Elevator.

Local Lodging — Stay at the Budget Host Inn or camp at Hickory Lane Campground in Atlanta when visiting the Hawes Grain Elevator Museum. There are also plenty of other hotels, motels, and campgrounds within a 30 miles radius of the Museum.

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