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Museum of the Gilding Arts

219 S Mill St, Pontiac, IL 61764
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Interesting Museum

Interesting museum. It is small, but has a number of impressive artifacts, including a glass drum... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Charles D
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Ottawa, Canada
What a Place

Loved this little gem in Pontiac. The volunteer working that day was so knowledgeable, helpful and... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Schlieckau
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26 Jul 2017
“Interesting Museum”
9 Jun 2017
“What a Place”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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219 S Mill St, Pontiac, IL 61764
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Interesting museum. It is small, but has a number of impressive artifacts, including a glass drum full of pounded gold leafs. There are gold and silver leaf artifacts that were used in the area buildings. The young woman greeting us at the door was a...More

1  Thank Charles D
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Loved this little gem in Pontiac. The volunteer working that day was so knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. Anything you asked her she knew the answer. We spent about 45 minutes there and enjoyed our time. We also got to meet the Mayor of Pontiac, Mayor...More

1  Thank Schlieckau
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This museum was rather small but very unique in what it offers. As with all other Pontiac Museums it is donation only. I love this as the town offers access for everyone. If you can afford to pay a little more, the museums are worth...More

1  Thank aby61
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is a very small Museum - dedicated to the art of applying gold leaf. It is probably not worth a special trip to Pontiac, but definitely worth a stop - if in the area. Our 10 year old found the exhibits fascinating. There are...More

1  Thank Helen K
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