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
Blind Hills Duo
Aug 19 2017 - 7:00pm
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
The Hickory Ridge Concert Series welcomes the Chicago folk duo Blind Hills to their stage.
Observing bugs at night.
Sep 2 2017 - 7:30pm
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
See what bugs come out at night! Entomology enthusiast Jim Wiker will teach participants about the different insects that emerge on a September evening.
Frog drawing.
Sep 7 2017 - 9:30am
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
Tots and their adults may enjoy learning about native Illinois frogs and toads through viewing some live species and specimens from the Illinois State Museum’s collections.