Welcome to ISM-Springfield

Visitors to the main museum in Springfield are treated to world renowned natural history exhibits and a wonderful view of the arts within and beyond Illinois' borders. Educational programs, films, and special events enhance the changing exhibitions.

Visitor Information
502 South Spring Street
Springfield
(217) 782-7386

Museum: Mon-Sat: 9-4:30, Sun: 12-4:30
Play Museum: Tue-Sat: 10-4, Sun: 1-4:30, Mon: Closed
Closed: New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
 
Events
April 1, 2017
Directions / Parking
Illinois State Museum Parking Map
Membership Benefits
Illinois State Museum Society memberships support events and exhibitions at the State Museum. They also provide great benefits for you and your family. Click here to learn more...
News
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