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
Feb 13 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Springfield
Join Dr. Christopher Schnell to explore and discuss changing attitudes about love, romance, dating, and relationships using textual material from the 19th and 20th centuries.
The Nathan Taylor Band
Feb 13 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Illinois State Museum, Springfield
Listen to vintage American blues & roots music.
Civil War soldiers at rest - national archives
Feb 19 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Research & Collections Center, Springfield
What would you write from a war? This program will address some basics about Civil War era correspondence, why soldiers’ letters were important then, and why they are important 155 years later..