The Magnolia Manor in Cairo, Illinois is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It was built in the late 1800s by a wealthy businessman who made his fortune selling flour all over the world. In this feature, we hear about how this house, built as a testament to the rich resources found in southern Illinois, impacted the world, and still draws visitors today.
To tour the mansion, call 618-734-0201. To learn more, browse to: http://visitmagnoliamanor.org/about/