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Brown's Barber Shop

Phone # 217-632-0100

Exterior closeup of Zach Brown's Barbershop in Petersburg, Illinois

Zach Brown of Brown's Barber Shop at his new shop location just off the square in Petersburg, IL.

Zach is the only full-time barber in Petersburg!

Ask about our "punch card" program to
earn a free haircut after only 10 visits!

Zach Brown, Proprietor

112 North 7th Street, Petersburg, IL 62675

Brown's Barber Shop is located just a half block north of the town square in historic Petersburg, Illinois. (Across the street from the VFW)

You can enjoy a traditional small-town barbershop experience here at Brown's Barber Shop. A great haircut costs only $11, the magazine reading collection is outdoor sports and hunting oriented, and the family-friendly barber shop atmosphere is casual and easygoing.

Many tourists find that getting a haircut at Brown's Barber Shop is a great way to spend time while their wives are shopping at the many antique and craft stores here in Petersburg. Our community is the county seat of Menard County, and is located only 20 minutes from Springfield, Illinois. Originally surveyed by Abraham Lincoln, Petersburg (population 2,300) is rich in history and local scenic attractions. Nearby New Salem State Park surrounds the reconstructed pioneer village where Abe Lincoln started his career.


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Exterior view of the barber shop building in Petersburg, IL

Zach Brown's Barber Shop is now located just north of the Petersburg square, one block north of the former location within the Grist Mill Mall. The town square with the Menard County Courthouse is right on Illinois State Route 97, so he is still really easy to find!

Haircuts are just $11.00 at Brown's Barber Shop

Wednesday is "Seniors Day" when haircuts are only $10 for eligible seniors........................!

Barber Shop Hours:

    • Closed Monday
    • TWThF: 8am-1pm & 2-5pm
    • Saturday 7am until Noon
    • Closed Sunday

How To Find Brown's Barber Shop:

Petersburg is on Illinois State Route 97, located approximately 22 miles northwest of the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield. For more details, Click Here to view a Mapquest map with driving directions drectly to our location on the Petersburg IL town square. You'll really like the hair cut you receive at Brown's Barber Shop!

Note: Some of our earlier literature shows the address as 106 N. 7th instead of the correct address of 112 N. 7th, but you can't get lost - it's the same building!