1400 Washington Avenue
Cairo, IL 62914
This local history museum offers exhibits on Cairo's pivotal role in the Civil War. These include artifacts from the USS Cairo, a gunboat built in the local shipyards, which was sunk by a Confederate torpedo in 1862 and raised in 1964.
Bureau County Historical Society Museum
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Cairo Public Library
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Lincoln Home National Historic Site
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