Illinois Route 66 Museum

Also known as: Old City Hall, Pontiac City Hall and Fire Station
110 W. Howard St., Pontiac, Illinois

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Photo taken by Steve Conro

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Description 

Former Pontiac city hall and fire station now restored as the Illinois Rte 66 museum and visitor center.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 16, 1990
Reference number
90001200
NR name
Pontiac City Hall and Fire Station
Architectural style
Victorian: Romanesque
Area of significance
Politics/Government
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Correctional facility; Meeting hall; City hall; Fire station
Current functions
Meeting hall; City hall; Government office
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949

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Brick (42,462)
City hall (825)
Have Street View (46,879)
Illinois (2,690)
John H. Barnes (2)
Livingston County, Illinois (35)
Owned by local government (11,500)
Pontiac, Illinois (6)
Romanesque (2,722)
Route 66 (1,085)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • June 9, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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