Illinois State Museum Upcoming Events

The Illinois State Museum offers a wide range of public programs throughout the year at all of its facilities. Most events are free to the public, though some at the Illinois State Museum in Springfield may require paying admission to the Museum. Click on the event listing for details.

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Illinois State Museum Events

Research & Collections Center Events

Dickson Mounds Events

Lockport Gallery Events
Image is of event flyer.  Text is listed as it is in the web site event posting.
Apr 2 2020 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
Tot and their caretakers will learn about the importance of trees and help plant native tree species on the Museum's grounds.
marbles from the Lincoln Home Historic Site collection
Apr 2 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Springfield
In honor of the youngest Lincoln son, Tad's birthday on April 4th, take a closer look at artifacts belonging to the Lincoln boys.
Roger Brown Study Collection Living Room by William H Bengtson
Apr 3 2020 - 7:45am to Apr 4 2020 - 9:00pm
Illinois State Museum, Springfield
Celebrate spring with a special trip to Chicago in April! Join the Illinois State Museum Society on a special venture to creative places that are just a bit off the beaten tourist path.