Several museums in Winnebago and surrounding counties will benefit from over $15 million in capital investments being distributed to museums around the state through the Illinois Jobs Now! program.
The funds will help improve facilities and create new exhibits. They will also help create over 370 new jobs. The projects are part of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources' Illinois Public Museum Capital Grants Program.
The following local museums will receive funding:
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