By: CBS 4 Newsroom
Museum officials in West-Central Illinois hope that a newly formed alliance will mean more visitors.
Museums in Galesburg, Knoxville and Abingdon have teamed up in an effort to persuade people traveling in the area to stop at multiple museums along the way.
Coordinating their hours to make them more accessible. They plan to host a museum and food expo in March in Galesburg to promote all of the participating museums and nearby restaurants.