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
Jan 4 2018 -
9:30am to 11:00am
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
Adults and their tots will have fun exploring, discovering, and learning on the first Thursday of the month in the Museum’s Discovery Center.
Jan 6 2018 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
Learn about a variety of rocks, minerals, and fossils through viewing collections from area experts and representatives of local clubs.
Image of an view of the Illinois River Valley.
Jan 20 2018 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
Did you know glaciers contributed to the formation of the Illinois River Valley? Learn about how the last Ice Age shaped the present-day landscape.