The Harris Agricultural Museum houses the most authentic agricultural display in the area. Our geographic location places us in the heart of the United States agricultural production sector.
Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
For weekend visits or to schedule a tour, please contact us.
Call 217.578.2231, if no answer call 217.578.3040
E-mail [email protected]
Admission by donation. Bus tours and groups welcome
Harris Agricultural Museum
521 N Illinois, Atwood IL 61913
Museum displays include antique tractors (1922-1937), Hit and Miss Engines and a 1919 Model “T” Ford grain/dump truck. Other items of interest include a ‘Step Through’ 1949 Cushman motor scooter and 1942 Military Harley Davidson motorcycle. Soil, tillage, harvesting and planting equipment are also on exhibit as are replicas of a 1920’s farmstead kitchen, early grain elevator office and blacksmith shop. Other collections include gas measuring cans and antique firefighting equipment. Don’t miss the one of a kind 1904 Whitman Haypress that was once displayed at the 1904 World’s Fair in St. Louis.