The Illinois State Museum Society supports the mission of the Illinois State Museum. Your donation will support the educational programs at the Museum.

Your donation makes it possible to:

  • Develop programming for children and students from preK through graduate school
  • Purchase supplies and equipment for school programs
  • Create educational activities within the galleries
  • Support the Museum's presence at community outreach events
  • Develop online educational resources
  • And much more!

All donors will be acknowledged in the Museum’s annual report. Contributions to educational programs are fully tax deductible.

The Illinois State Museum Society is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) charitable organization that supports the educational and research programs of the Illinois State Museum System.  The Museum preserves Illinois’ past for the future while stimulating discovery, stewardship, and life-long learning about Illinois and the world.

Donate By Mail to:
Illinois State Museum Society
Educational Resources
502 S. Spring Street
Springfield, IL 62706-5000