Peoria Historical Society - Watches, Whiskey and Royalty on Moss Avenue Walking Tour

Pettingill-Morron House

*NEW TOUR* Watches, Whiskey and Royalty on Moss Avenue

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Meet at the Pettengill-Morron House Museum at 1212 W Moss to begin your tour. 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.