Museums and Exhibits
This museum has the world's best collection of all things related to the Pontiac and Oakland automobile brands.
You will find memorabilia from the glory days of the Mother Road including stories, artifacts, and images in this museum.
Located inside the county courthouse, this collection of artifacts encompasses the prehistoric and historic periods of our local history.
Four rooms located on the 2nd floor of the Pontiac Museum Complex. Each room is decorated with knick-knacks, furniture and appliances from the era of the Nation's Greatest Generation.
An exhibit celebrating the range of music popular before, during, and immediately after the American Civil War. Original sheet music, antique instruments, and other artifacts round out the exhibit.
Found on the 2nd floor of the Pontiac Museum Complex, this exhibit follows the development of Bob Waldmire from a young man growing up near Springfield to his days as a traveling artist. Be sure to see Bob's VW Van in the Route 66 Museum and his Road Yacht, outside, behind the Route 66 Museum.
The Lincoln Era Room
This room contains exhibits relating to Abraham Lincoln. First off, "Music of the Civil War" is an exhibit celebrating the range of music popular before, during, and immediately after the American Civil War. Original sheet music, antique instruments, and other artifacts round out the exhibit. The room also houses "Nine Days in April: The Lincoln Assassination and the Press" which features newspapers from the nine days after Lincoln's assassination as well as other contemporary print media.