New Salem Firearms, Petersburg, IL
Regular Open Hours for New Salem Firearms:
Monday 1 pm - 6 pm
Tuesday 1 pm - 6 pm
Wednesday 1 pm - 6 pm
Thursday 1 pm - 6 pm
Note: Temporary Store Closures during October 2017. We will be operating on a limited appointment basis. Progress has been slowed by a broken hip for our publisher Larry Dale; the accident happened on a trip to Monterey in eastern Tennessee to pick up a new French Brittany puppy! The hip has been replaced at Cookeville Regional Hospital, and expert local rehab staff have expedited his recovery (see www.thegoknee.com for details on the amazing therapists)
* Additional Hours Available By Appointment
* Call 217-652-2668
New Salem Firearms is an independent Federal Firearms Dealer (FFL) and gun store serving Menard County and the surrounding counties in Central Illinois. (Sangamon, Cass, Mason, and Logan Counties)
We primarily sell, buy, and trade modern firearms. We also take firearm consignments of both modern and antique guns. Our direct sales of firearms and shoooting supplies were greatly expanded for our local customers in 2011 with the move to our current location on the west side of the Menard County Courthouse Square.
New Salem Firearms also handles Federal firearm paperwork (FFL) processing for popular online gun auctions (Gunbroker, AuctionArms, etc) as well as personal transfers. We also support live auction firearm transfers for Sanert Auction Service in Greenview, and Mike Ryan Auctions in Chandlerville.
Service Appreciation Discount Program: $10 off any firearm purchase, special order, or transfer.
Details: Reduced price firearm transfers for active-duty & retired law enforcement, US military, fire department, EMS, and rescue squad personnel. ($20.00 instead of regular $30.00 transfer fees) Additional $10 discounts available on in-stock guns, and $10 off shipping on special-order firearms or purchases from our online store. Call us for specific details & restrictions.
Our gun store in historical Petersburg is located just 20 minutes northwest of Springfield, IL along Illinois State Route 97. Petersburg is the County Seat of Menard County. New Salem Firearms is located in the Downtown Historic District on the west side of the Courthouse Square, next to the Menard County Historical Museum and across from the Abe Lincoln Survey Marker.