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Lovejoy Homestead

905 East Peru Street

Princeton, Illinois
Phone: 815-879-9151


The Owen Lovejoy House is a historic house museum on East Peru Street in Princeton, Illinois. Built in 1838, it was for many years home to Owen Lovejoy, a prominent abolitionist and congressman.

The Lovejoy Homestead, located at 905 E. Peru St. in Princeton, is open May through September from 1 to 4 p.m. on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. For tour details, call 815-879-9151.


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City Hall, 2 Main Street S
Princeton, Illinois 61356


Princeton Tourism is a department of the City of Princeton

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