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
Illinois Wild Animals
Mar 2 2017 -
9:30am to 11:00am
Illinois Wild Animals
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
Learn about wild native mammals through skulls, skins, tracks, and scat.
Flintnapping Demonstration
Mar 4 2017 - 10:00am to Mar 5 2017 - 4:00pm
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
The public is welcome to view flint knapping demonstrations during the Museum’s Third Annual Weekend Knap-In.
Artifact Identification
Mar 5 2017 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
Museum staff and other experts will be available to identify your artifacts, and perhaps anything else you may be curious about. If you don’t have any items to identify, be sure to stop in anyway to see these artifacts and live demonstrations.