Peoria Riverfront Museum
Come visit Peoria Riverfront Museum in Peoria, IL
Visit the new Peoria Riverfront Museum’s world-class facility on Peoria’s beautiful downtown riverfront.
High-quality informative and interactive exhibits, all within view of the majestic Illinois River.
Hear fascinating true tales or make your own history in The Street, an ever changing Peoria regional history gallery. Explore the Illinois River, from the critters who live there to the locks and dams that control this vital waterway. Watch children learn, act like a kid yourself in Discovery Worlds, a two-sided, hands-on exhibit with a water feature at the center.
Immerse yourself in culture as you view world-class Smithsonian exhibits and enjoy fine art and folk art from the museum’s own extensive collection. Discover space in the NASA-affiliated state-of-the-art planetarium, get in the game in the high-energy Peak Performance Center, or become part of the movie experience in a giant six-story theater.