Illinois State Museum Upcoming Events

The Illinois State Museum offers a wide range of public programs throughout the year at all of its facilities. Most events are free to the public, though some at the Illinois State Museum in Springfield may require paying admission to the Museum. Click on the event listing for details.

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Illinois State Museum Events

Research & Collections Center Events

Dickson Mounds Events

Lockport Gallery Events

Online Events
Image is of event flyer.  Text is listed as it is in the web site event posting.
Aug 14 2020 - 10:00pm to Aug 15 2020 - 2:00am
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
Families may enjoy learning about the night sky and guided viewing opprotunities with telescopes.
Aug 15 2020 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
For more than 20 years, people have gathered at Dickson Mounds on the third Saturday of every month for an evening of musical entertainment.
View of museum gallery with several historic dresses displayed
Aug 18 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Illinois State Museum, Springfield
Join Curator of History Erika Holst for a virtual walk through the Fashioning Illinois: 1820-1900 exhibition to learn about the types of garments worn by 19th century women at different ages and stages of life.