The sun sets on the clock tower and old water tower, now a museum of local history.
DOWNTOWN AT DUSK
Paxton's historic downtown on a busy summer evening.
All summer long, scores of Little Leaguers play every night at Nelson Field.
FORD COUNTY COURTHOUSE
On February 17, 1859 Ford County became the 102nd and last county to be established in the State of Illinois.
VIEW FROM THE TRACKS
Paxton still has many historic buildings along the tracks that run through the heart of the town.
MAJESTIC PARK GAZEBO
The new gazebo at Masjetic park downtown.
BRIDGE FROM ABOVE
View from the walking bridge at sunset.
After the fire that destroyed the Majestic Theater, the Majestic Park was built in 2010.
ILLINOIS CENTRAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Dedicated to preserving historical and educational information about the Illinois Central railroad.
Established in 1903, the Paxton Carnegie Library remains one of Paxton's finest landmarks.
Do you have an idea for a workshop, seminar, or event that we can do this year? Tell us about it! We're always looking for ways to help our business owners learn more about doing business better as well as keeping you informed. ...Read More →
We're looking for volunteers to help run the following items at our Old Fashioned 4th of July event!
- Children's games
- Setup on July 3rd
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Do you have pictures that you've taken this past year of your business? New employees? Events? Renovations? Send us your pictures so that we can include them in our slideshow at the Annual Meeting. Email them to Kristina@paxtonchamber.org. ...Read More →