Museum of the Gilding Arts
The Society of Gilders, an international organization that preserves the history and craft of gold and silver leaf gilding, has created a new museum that follows the development of this unique and ancient art through time. Features items from the Swift Collection.
Walldog Mural Exhibit
This exhibit is dedicated to the preservation of the history and techniques of outdoor mural and advertising painting.
Life in the 1940s Exhibit
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.
Music of the Civil War Exhibit
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 Bob Waldmire Experience
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.