On the National Register of Historic Places, Graue Mill and Museum is the only operating waterwheel gristmill in NE IL. It has 4 floors of exhibits and demonstrations on pioneer life and the Underground Railroad. Graue Mill and Museum is dedicated to maintaining a bridge between past and present generations in the belief that understanding our history is vital to our future. The Museum has programs for school children and other groups that includes milling, spinning and weaving as well as living history presentations (including artifacts showing area residents' way of life from 1850 to 1890) and the impact mills like Graue Mill had on our culture.
HOURS: Thurs - Fri 10 - 4, Sat 12 - 4, Sun 12- 4 (closed Mon - Wed)