This Remote Living Heritage Museum Is Home To The Oldest Amish House In Illinois
Few people know that there is an Amish museum developing in Illinois. Near the towns of Chesterville and Arthur, this living historic farm features special events throughout the year, and it is home to the oldest Amish house in the state.
Learn all about the simple way of life when you attend an event at this unique attraction. Scroll on for more details.
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The Illinois Amish Heritage Center is located at 284 East Illinois 133, Arthur, Illinois 61911, and you can get more details on its website and Facebook page.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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