september, 2020

Watches, Whiskey and Royalty on Moss Avenuesat26sep9:30 amsat11:00 am

Pettingill-Morron-House-Fall

Event Details

The Peoria Historical Society Watches, Whiskey and Royalty on Moss Avenue will begin at Pettengill-Morron House Museum (located at 1212 W Moss Ave. in Peoria) from 9:30 – 11 am.  Join PHS President Kathy Ma for a stroll through the grand estates that once graced Moss Avenue.  Your tour will provide visual references to the work of renowned landscape architect and planner Frederick Law Olmstead, distant relation to Elizabeth Griswold of the Griswold estate. Learn how the Horological School of Bradley Polytechnic Institute began with the Howard family and how Charles Clarke’s daughter Margaret became known as the Princess from Peoria.   Tickets are $15 and are available at https://309tix.com

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Time

(Saturday) 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Location

Pettengill-Morron House Museum

1212 W Moss Ave

Organizer

Peoria Historical Society

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