Joseph Smith Historic Site Visitor Center

As part of the Nauvoo National Historic Landmark, the Joseph Smith Historic Site shares the story of the Latter Day Saint movement during the early 1840s. Within the Visitor Center, guests will find original paintings of Nauvoo by David Hyrum Smith as well as other artifacts and information about the Smith family who called Nauvoo home until the 1870s. Guided walking tours begin at the Visitor Center, starting with a short film and continuing through the Smith family's homes and their general store.

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Latitude: 40.54059 Longitude: -91.393727 Elevation: 524 ft
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Seasons Open

March - December

Hours Open

May - Oct: Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.; Nov - Dec: Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Jan - Feb: Group tours by appointment; March - April: Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.



Accessibility Notes

Accessible to anyone

Pet Friendly Notes

No pets please

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