Troy Historical Society

Historical Site Attraction

Replica of the Mersinger Pioneer Cabin, circa 1859
(Pictured Above, Courtesy of David Alan Badger)

This cabin, located in the Bud Kaustermeier City Park on South Highway 162, also known as the ”National Road”, is a unique attraction to the park and is available for viewing and educational programs for students and those who are curious about history. The Troy Historical Society takes pride in serving the community as caretakers of this primitive dwelling of our past and welcomes visitors.

The cabin is open for viewing the 3rd Sunday of every month, April through October, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm, or by appointment. Call 618-980-8398 (Marilyn) or 618-667-6662 (Mae) for information and reservations for tours.

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P.O. Box 265
Troy, IL 62294
Phone: (618) 667-6662

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Mersinger Cabin Drawing Provided Courtesy of David Alan Badger