The only thing more broken than the windows damaged inside our Museum barn, were our hearts!
The Fox River Trolley Museum suffered a terrible burglary, that was discovered on July 7th. As reported everywhere, two boys, 11 & 13 used pick axes to break through a wall and did over $110,000 of damage across all seven cars inside the barn.
The museum is a completely non-profit organization, with no employees, and completely rely on volunteers and donations.
See the video tour of the work that needs done --
Fox valley trolley museum community very determined to survive senseless damage and thrive beyond it
Listen to the Radio Interview for more detail on the story (6 minutes)Radio Interview with Jeff Bennett