Historical Societies in Marion County, Illinois

There are 2 Historical Societies in Marion County, Illinois, serving a population of 38,305 people in an area of 573 square miles. There is 1 Historical Society per 19,152 people, and 1 Historical Society per 286 square miles.

In Illinois, Marion County is ranked 30th of 102 counties in Historical Societies per capita, and 26th of 102 counties in Historical Societies per square mile.

List of Marion County Historical Societies

Find Marion County, Illinois historical societies.


22nd North Carolina Troops Historical Society 221 West Broadway Centralia, IL

Centralia Area Historical Society 240 South Locust Street Centralia, IL

About Marion County Historical Societies

Marion County Historical Societies are local organizations and history museums dedicated to studying, preserving, and fostering an appreciation of the past, with an emphasis on the local community's history in Marion County, IL. Historical Societies in Marion County encourage and engage in the collection and preservation of historical artifacts, photographs, and personal stories. Many Historical Societies conduct research about local businesses and families, which they make accessible and available as public records and exhibits.

You may contact the Historical Society for questions about:
  • Marion County Historical Society exhibits and events
  • Marion County historical center discounts
  • Genealogy research in Marion County, Illinois
  • Making a donation
  • Volunteering