Upcoming Events

Dickson Mounds Museum offers a wide range of public programs throughout the year -- on archaeology, Indian cultures of the Americas, natural history, and rural life and culture. Programs include workshops, demonstrations, performances, conferences, and festivals -- many of which are held outdoors. Most events are free to the public.

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All ISM Events
Mound at Ogden-Fette Site.
Jun 24 2017 -
9:00am to 3:00pm
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
The most obvious evidence of the prehistoric past of the area is manifest by earthworks built for a variety of purposes. We will visit several earthworks located in the Lewistown-Havana area and discuss what we know about them.
Jul 6 2017 -
9:30am to 11:00am
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
See and learn about fish from Thompson Lake and the Illinois River.
Jul 16 2017 -
12:00pm to 4:00pm
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
In celebration of World Snake Day, the whole family is invited to learn about and interact with both live native and exotic reptiles up close.