Historical Sites & Genealogy Research
Tuscola is the seat of Douglas County, IL, and as such, is the home to the Douglas County Courthouse. All vital records for Douglas County are accessed through the Clerk and Recorder's Office in the Courthouse.
Additional historical information can be obtained by visiting the Douglas County Museum. The museum houses a vast collection of Douglas County memorabilia, and exists to collect and preserve Douglas County history for future generations.
Tuscola is home to many historical homes and businesses. Information on many of those, including Sears Catalogue homes, are included in the Tuscola History Book.