The Rock Island Railroad Depot in Chillicothe,Il is located at 3rd and Cedar Street.It dates back to the 1800’s. It has been renovated 3 times. It served passengers of The Rock Island Railroad between Peoria and Chicago
The depot was donated to the Chillicothe Historical Society in the early 1980’s. Museum was dedicated in 1987. The museum displays railroad artifacts and memoribilia.
Prominent center point of the exhibit is a 1929 Santa Fe Caboose obtained and restored in 1984.
Photos courtesy D.W.