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.

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All ISM Events
Museum Day
Sep 22 2018 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Illinois State Museum, Springfield
Download coupon for free admission for two adults at smithsonian.com/museumday
Biodiversity Live
Sep 22 2018 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Illinois State Museum, Springfield
Learn about the diverse plants and animals of Illinois, with crafts, games, and live animals. Live animal programs at 11:30 am and 1:30 pm.
Dr. Bartke
Oct 3 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Illinois State Museum, Springfield
All characteristics of living organisms, including the rate of aging and life span, are determined by a complex interplay of genetic composition and environmental influences.