Museum

The Harris Agricultural Museum houses the most authentic agricultural display in the area. Our geographic location places us in the heart of the United States agricultural production sector.

Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. For weekend visits or to schedule a tour, please contact us.

Contact Us: Call 217.578.2231, if no answer call 217.578.3040. E-mail harrisagmuseum@harriscompanies.comAdmission by donation. Bus tours and groups welcome

Location: Harris Agricultural Museum 521 N Illinois, Atwood IL 61913.


Museum displays include antique tractors (1922-1937), Hit and Miss Engines and a 1919 Model “T” Ford grain/dump truck. Other items of interest include a ‘Step Through’ 1949 Cushman motor scooter and 1942 Military Harley Davidson motorcycle. Soil, tillage, harvesting and planting equipment are also on exhibit as are replicas of a 1920’s farmstead kitchen, early grain elevator office and blacksmith shop. Other collections include gas measuring cans and antique firefighting equipment. Don’t miss the one of a kind 1904 Whitman Haypress that was once displayed at the 1904 World’s Fair in St. Louis.