Welcome to ISM-Springfield

Admission continues to be free. Hours of operations are Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Visitors to the museum in Springfield are treated to world-renowned natural history exhibits and a wonderful view of the arts within and beyond Illinois. Educational programs enhance the changing exhibitions.

Visitor Information
502 South Spring Street
Springfield (217) 782-7386
Admission: Free
Museum: Tues-Sat: 10-4:00
MacLean Play Museum: Closed unitl Further Notice
All Facilities Closed: New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
 
Events
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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