Area Amenities

Moweaqua Golf Course

Located 3 miles West of Moweaqua off Rt.51
217-768-3411

Moweaqua Golf Course, the Village owned 18 hole public golf course opened in 1993. It expanded to 18 holes in 2003, offering 4 sets of tees and a maximum yardage of 6300 yards.

Moweaqua has become the golfing destination in Central Illinois. The course is a popular site for golf outings and features a pro shop, driving range and snack bar. Come out to see why Moweaqua Golf Course continues to be a sense of pride for the entire community.

 

Moweaqua Coal Mine Museum

129 S. Main
217-768-3019

The Village of Moweaqua suffered a disastrous coal mine explosion on Christmas Eve 1932 resulting in the loss of 54 miners’ lives.

The Coal Mine Museum was established to preserve the generational memory of this defining loss to the community. The museum is home to historic documents, photographs and artifacts, surrounding the disaster and Illinois’ coal mining history.

 

Moweaqua Veterans’ Memorial

In 2010, a Veterans’ Memorial was erected at Moweaqua’s Memorial Tree Park to honor our service men and women. The memorial features names of serviceman from the War of 1812 to Iraq and Afghanistan. At the head of the path through the stones is a black granite globe symbolizing the worldwide expanse of the U.S. Military Service. The memorial is surrounded by a low concrete wall with memorial bricks purchased by families and businesses.

 

Moweaqua Historical Society

Museum housing a vast collection of Moweaqua memorabilia.

 

Moweaqua Public Library

The Moweaqua Public Library provides a collection of current topics and titles in several formats for all ages: offers extensive information regarding local history and genealogy; and educates the public in using technology resources to better serve the changing needs of the community.