Wheels O’ Time Season Opening

Wheels O' Time 1710 W Woodside Drive, Dunlap, IL

The Wheels O’ Time Museum (WOTM) will open the doors to its newest season (the 37th) on Wednesday May 1st, 2019 at 12pm. The museum offers a glimpse of the life in Mid Central Illinois during the 20th century. It encompasses five buildings and over 30,000 sq. ft. that host items representing transportation, industry, farm…

$3.5 – $50.00

LeTourneau Dedication Ceremony

Wheels O' Time 1710 W Woodside Drive, Dunlap, IL

On May 4th, 2019 beginning at 11am the public is invited to a dedication ceremony for a new Illinois State Historical Marker.  The Historical Marker commemorates R.G. LeTourneau and his Carefree Steel House located at the Museum.  The new marker is adjacent to the LeTourneau’s Carefree Steel House which was dedicated and opened to the…

Free

Microcar demonstration

Wheels O' Time 1710 W Woodside Drive, Dunlap, IL

A demonstration of a 1950's era micro midget race car powered by a modified Cushman motor scooter engine. The car was built by Dave Harms in 2018 from plans published…

$3.5 – $50.00

The Stories of the Silver Streak and the Bradford Model T Girls

Wheels O' Time 1710 W Woodside Drive, Dunlap, IL

The Silver Streak Model T Ford is on display at the Wheels O' Time in the Ford building during the month of June. On 6/20, come and listen to John Butte who's mom Regina Fennell (Butte) and his aunt travelled with other women on this car across the USA. This remarkable women known as "The…

$3.5 – $9.00

Civil War Reenactment

Wheels O' Time 1710 W Woodside Drive, Dunlap, IL

Visit with a Civil War surgeon during your visit to the Wheels O’ Time Museum! Ron Kirchgessner portrays Major Richard Conover, Surgeon for the 108th Illinois. Major Conover, a native of Eureka, IL, served in the Civil War from August 28, 1862 until August 5, 1865.

$3.5 – $9.00

Ride a Piece of Peoria History

Wheels O' Time 1710 W Woodside Drive, Dunlap, IL

Group rides in the newly restored 1931 Ahrens-Fox. 6-8 people per group, 2 – 3 groups per hour. Schedule your group during your visit at the museum. Bring your camera…

Donations appreciated

Ride a Piece of Peoria History at Wheels O’ Time Museum

Wheels O' Time 1710 W Woodside Drive, Dunlap, IL

Due to the the torrential rain we experienced on September 28th this event has been rescheduled for Saturday, October 5th. Ride the newly restored 1931 Ahrens-Fox Fire Engine! This spectacular…

Regula rates apply

Service Dogs Visit Wheels O’ Time Museum

Wheels O' Time 1710 W Woodside Drive, Dunlap, IL

When you visit, you may find yourself walking alongside a service dog and handler! The lights, sounds, and various exhibit types will provide a unique training opportunity for the service…

$3.5 – $9.00

Fall Festival at Wheels O’ Time Museum

Wheels O' Time 1710 W Woodside Drive, Dunlap, IL

Fall Festival – our most popular day of the season! You’ll love visiting the museum while it is decked out in its best fall and Halloween decor! Enjoy blacksmithing demonstrations by Ron Alexander, folk music by Dave Berchtold, fire equipment (modern and classic), ambulance tours by AMT, a mini steam engine, special exhibits and demonstrations,…

$3.5 – $9.00

Happy Hall O’ Wheels at Wheels O’ Time

Wheels O' Time 1710 W Woodside Drive, Dunlap, IL

For children through 8th grade. $3.50 per kid includes Hall O' Wheels treats and a not too spooky adventure through the museum's main building. Accompanying adults are free.

$3.50