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Joliet Iron Works Tour

Columbia St Joliet, IL 60432
(815) 727-8700
Dates: Oct. 22, 2023
Times: 9:30 AM – 11 AM
Location: Joliet Iron Works Historic Site, Columbia St, Joliet, IL 60432

Which city carried the nickname City of Steel and Stone? Joliet's once-thriving industrial plant rivaled Pittsburgh's steel power. Explore the stone foundations that are more than 100 years old. An interpretive naturalist will share the fascinating stories of the men and machines who worked at the Joliet Iron Works Historic Site. Fee: Free! Age: Ages 16 or older. Registration required by Thursday, Oct. 19, by calling 815-722-9301 or online

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