Discover The True History Of Nauvoo, The Town In Illinois That Used To Be A Swamp

Few people know that there’s an old Mormon town right here in Ilinois. Nauvoo is historic in more ways than one, and you may be surprised that its roots are embedded in the Mormon story. Scroll on to learn all about it.

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Address: Nauvoo, IL 62354, USA