Welcome to the Vermilion County Museum and Fithian Home!

We are pleased to welcome visitors and locals to introduce them to the intriguing history of this unique part of Illinois. The Museum and Historic Home are proud members of the Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area, and the home is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Enjoy your visit!


116 N. Gilbert Street, Danville, IL  61832 | (217) 442-2922
vermilioncounty@att.net

News and Events

  • Lincoln Birthday Open House

    February 11, 2024, 1:30 to 4:00 PM Come celebrate Abraham Lincoln’s 215th birthday at a fun Open House sponsored by Judy K. Myers and Jonathan...

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  • Filled to the Brim

    Check out the new promotional video about the Dr. William Fithian Home produced by Looking for Lincoln at the following link: https://youtu.be/RsQgKLytKLI. Check the Looking...

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  • 41st Midwest Heritage Quilt Show – July 2024

    The Vermilion County Museum Society will be accepting quilted items for the show. Anyone wanting to enter can bring a maximum of two articles to...

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