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There may be more former than current city halls around the country.  Here are some we've found that are now used for other purposes, and even some existing ones that invite you to witness the story or their town..  Please tell us about other we should share with the public.

 

 

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  IL
  Sparta
  Brown Memorial Museum
 
132 W Broadway St
  Sparta IL  62286   
 
Phone  618 443-6908
  Alt Phone  608 443-3138
  Web Site  *****
  Alt Web  http://www.thesouthern.com/in-house/sp_sections/002/story.php?s=7     Description  former city hall holds local military and civilian memorabilia, postcards of                         1904 St Louis Worlds Fair, artwork of Roscoe Misslehorn, gallery in the     Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Local History
  Building Type  City Hall
  Collection N-Z  Postcards
  New or Updated:  07/29/2003

Illinois
West Chicago
West Chicago City Museum
132 Main Street
West Chicago IL 60185
Phone 
630 231-3376
Web Site  http://www.westchicago.org/
Description  local history with emphasis on railroading past
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Building Type  City Hall
Collection N-Z  Photography
Research/Reading  Library
Era  1884

  IL
 
Wilmette
 
Wilmette Historical Museum
 
609 Ridge Road
 
Wilmette  IL  60091    
 
Phone  847 853-7666
 
Web Site  http://www.wilmettehistory.org/
 
Description  local collections, rotating exhibits, in former Gross Point Village Hall
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type  City Hall
 
Collection A-F  Costumes
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
Owner/Operator:  Wilmette Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  08/21/2003

  KS

  Wichita

  Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum

  204 South Main

  Wichita  KS   67202    

  Phone   316 265-9314

  Web Site  http://www.wichitahistory.org/

  E-mail  mailto:wschm@wichitahistory.org

  Description  local memorabilia, period rooms, Jones Six auto, Child's World toys & activities of the  past

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   City Hall

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Toys

  New or Updated:  11/10/2005

  ME
 
Lee
 
Lee Historical Society
 
Route 6
 
PO Box 306
 
Lee  ME  04455    
 
Phone  207 738-5014
 
Web Site  http://www.bangornews.com/a/specialsections/experiencemaine2003/museu
                   
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E-mail  mailto:ksc@midmaine.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.mainemuseums.org/htm/museumdetail.php3?orgID=264
 
Description  3 floors of exhibits in former Town Hall
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type  City Hall
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Collection N-Z  Taxidermy
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:  11/06/2003
 
Michigan
Belleville
Belleville Area Museum
405 Main St
Belleville MI 48111
Phone
734 697-1944
Web Site http://www.belleville.mi.us/museum.htm
Description local history in former town hall, collection begun with models of former buildings
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type City Hall
Collection N-Z Models
New or Updated: 06/23/2003

Michigan
Byron Center
Byron Center Historical Society
2506 Prescott SW
Byron Center MI 49315
Phone 616 878-0888
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.hsmichigan.org/byroncenter/
Description located in former township hall and library
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type City Hall
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Archives
New or Updated: 06/29/2003

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