To Promote and Preserve Metamora's History: Metamora Association for Historic Preservation.  Chartered Sept. 21, 2000. Illinois.

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Special newsletter: Click to see our special February 2015 newsletter about the Underground Railroad in Metamora Township. Also check out our other newsletters, which come out every 2 months.

The Metamora Association for Historic Preservation (MAHP) has been formed to foster awareness, preservation and development of Metamora’s rich history. Our vision is that once renovated, the Adlai E. Stevenson I House will serve as a museum for Metamora memorabilia. This historic property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is recognized by the Central Illinois Landmarks Foundation.

MAHP was formed in September of 2000 and has a 501(c)(3) certificate and governing board.

Did you know Hanover was the first town name?

Metamora Creamery  •  Cyrus Niles vs. Metamora


1930 Dodge Fire Truck   •   Metamora Shoe Store


Metamora Hermits


Rohman Gas Station  •   Waldschmidt Bros. Store

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(front door and brick sidewalk of the Adlai Stevenson I house)

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