2815 Broadway
Pekin, IL 61554
United States

Dirksen Congressional Center

For 35 years, The Dirksen Congressional Center, a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization, has provided funding and programs for teachers and scholars whose work enhances the public’s understanding of Congress. Among these programs are research and special project grants totaling over $1,500,000; 4,000 feet of archival collections related to Congress; and a Web suite offering unique historical materials and related educational content to more than two million visitors each year.