Jan 6 2019 - 3:15pm to Oct 20 2019 - 3:15pm
Be inspired while at your favorite drinking establishment, draw it on a napkin and send it in!
Mar 20 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Archaeologist and author Michael McNerney will discuss the results of over 22 years of field surveys and research on the humanoid-shaped, frontier-period folk gravemarker first discovered in Pope county Illinois.
Mar 22 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
View the influence of tattoo artists from prehistory to modern times with a special exhibition of objects and artwork from the Museum’s collection.
Mar 23 2019 (All day)
Guest Curator, Lauren Ball in conversation with artist Kelly Kaczynski
Mar 23 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Enjoy viewing a variety of artifacts from the Illinois State Museum's collections, including various, rare mammal taxidermy mounts, shark jaws, whale bones, and exotic insects.