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Labor & Industry Museum

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Cute little museum

I enjoyed this little museum, which offered much background on the history of Belleville industry... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2014
Starved Rock area
Nice little museum in Belleville.

Nicely preserved & well maintained building & artifacts. Very educational & fun to walk... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2012
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Oct 3, 2017
“A Great Museum!”
Feb 18, 2017
“Volunteer and Board Member of the Labor & Industry Museum.”
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123 N Church St, Belleville, IL 62220-1418
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Have been here several times. Has a wonderful display of items that pertain to the Belleville area. Everyone should check it out. Displays are updated periodically so you should go back even if you have been here already.

Thank Charles M
Reviewed February 18, 2017

Tours and Office work since "Opening Day in 2002. Tours have a great variety of guest. I have presentations on Child Labor, Mother Jones, and different displays. We also present information on Labor, Unions, and Industry. There is something for all. Now with the Annex,...More

Thank patandgus
Reviewed June 25, 2016

My friends and I met at Scheel Street Metro Link parking lot and we did a walking tour of Historic Old Belleville and found our way to the Labor & Industry Museum. What a fantastic treasure in these walls. Our presenter was extremely knowledgeable about...More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

Come here to learn more more about Belleville Great exhibits and examples to see. They have a great stove collection. Here information about Mother Jones. 45 min to an hour to tour.

Thank Tim o
Reviewed September 23, 2015

I have been there several times and notice new things to look at every time I go great learning experience for young and old. Many great exhibits and great old items enlarging their exhibits every day. Take the time I'am sure you'll enjoy it.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

Visited this museum,rang the bell at least 5 times and no one came to the door. Very unprofessional, since it wasn't anywhere near the closing time!

Thank BR201293
Reviewed January 26, 2014

I enjoyed this little museum, which offered much background on the history of Belleville industry. Gus, the docent with whom I spoke, was very knowledgeable and obviously enjoyed sharing the Belleville history. I'll be back!

2  Thank TRW53
Reviewed September 27, 2012

Nicely preserved & well maintained building & artifacts. Very educational & fun to walk around. The new addition looks great!

1  Thank Carhartkid
Reviewed May 2, 2012

This is a very interesting museum - I learned alot about the Belleville area when I visited.

1  Thank readytotravel95
Reviewed April 15, 2012

The building in which the museum is in is very historic to the town. The exhibits are very much to the theme of the museum and well prepared.

3  Thank Joe L
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