City of Elmwood

Enjoy small-town magic and historic charm when you visit picturesque Elmwood. Have a bite to eat at our amazing restaurants, take in a movie and experience the Palace Theater or join us for one of our amazing festivals on the square. Spend a summer evening listening to one of the oldest municipal bands sending beautiful tunes through Central Park where you will find, Lorado Taft’s sculpture “The Pioneers”, a gift to his hometown. Experience two museums dedicated to Lorado Taft and Elmwood’s rich history or take in our newly painted murals. Whatever you decide to do in Elmwood will be a memorable experience that leaves you craving that hometown feel.

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The Palace Theater in Elmwood has provided fun, family entertainment in central Illinois for over 100 years. Admission is just $5.

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