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Historic Nauvoo, Nauvoo

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Begin your exploration of Historic Nauvoo by examining the 1846 relief map of Nauvoo, viewing an introductory video, and studying historic artifacts and displays. Gather information on over two dozen restored homes, shops, and religious buildings in Nauvoo.

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  • Nauvoo is a place to learn history but also see lost crafts such as barrel-making and blacksmithing. Everything is free, and there are lots of activities for children.  more »
  • While driving down The Great River Road along the Mississippi River, a stopover in the historic town of Nauvoo, Illinois is a pleasant experience.  more »
  • We saw the pageant, went to many of the workshops and really enjoyed our visit. This is a special place to be. The visitor center performances are also well worth your time to attend.
  • Fun place for kids to learn about the life of early American settlers .... For FREE!

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