Upcoming Events

The Illinois State Museum offers a wide range of public programs throughout the year for all ages. Most events are free with admission to the Museum. Please see the event listings for details.

S M T W T F S
 
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 


All ISM Events
sunset at camp butler
May 2 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Illinois State Museum, Springfield
Controversies over historical monuments have been in the news, from Charlottesville to Johannesburg and Chapel Hill to Belfast. This presentation imagines which local heritage sites might serve as flash points in today’s renewed culture wars.
Priceless Pollinators Super Saturday logo
May 5 2018 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Illinois State Museum, Springfield
Bees and butterflies and birds, oh my! Celebrate Illinois pollinators with crafts, games, and more.
pasenko and deline
May 10 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Illinois State Museum, Springfield
This husband and wife team is both moving and intimate covering vocal jazz standards including tunes from “The American Songbook” like George Gershwin and Cole Porter as well as original pieces.