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No events hosted by the Lockport Gallery are scheduled at this time. Check back for updates. Illinois State Museum online events are listed below.

Illinois State Museum Online Events

black and white photo of a young woman, Caroline Sutherland
Oct 20 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
In the 1930s, a young boy discovered a crumbling stone vault with a metal burial casket inside. Eighty years later, a trunk full of that young woman's clothing was donated to the Illinois State Museum.
Oct 22 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Social Justice in Museums Series
The Museums are Not Neutral movement sparks conversation and thinking and challenges us to question why museums are perceived as neutral though they never have been.
Nov 5 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Social Justice in Museums Series
The museum is a colonial enterprise, designed to be the keeper of what’s important and precious for society at-large. These institutions were often built on the bodies and belongings of Indigenous people and oppressed communities.