Browse the shelves of an 1840s drugstore and discover what made this store important to every resident in Nauvoo. Learn what a "bee box" is.
Dry goods, textiles, medicines, hardware, chinaware, and all kinds of household items were sold in this store owned by Windsor Lyon (1809-1849). Lyon did not travel West with the Mormon Exodus but moved to Iowa City, Iowa, for the last three years of his life.
May to September: Mon-Sat, 9am- 6pm; Sun, 12pm-5pm // Other Months: Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, 12pm-5pm
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Pet Friendly Notes
Since this restored shop is an historical museum with irreplaceable artifacts and many loose items, pets may not be brought inside. We appreciate your understanding. Service dogs are allowed.