Most Illinoisans Have Never Heard Of This Fascinating War Museum

Few people know that Danville, Illinois is home to the best war museum in the country. It features artifacts from the past 250 years that will absolutely blow your mind.

From old uniforms to propaganda, this place has everything you’d expect to find and more. Check it out:

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The Vermilion County War Museum is located at 307 N Vermilion St., Danville, IL 61832, and you can get more details on its website or Facebook page.

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