Upcoming Events

Dickson Mounds Museum offers a wide range of public programs throughout the year -- on archaeology, Indian cultures of the Americas, natural history, and rural life and culture. Programs include workshops, demonstrations, performances, conferences, and festivals -- many of which are held outdoors. Most events are free to the public.

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All ISM Events
Collage photographic image of the white tailed deer--fawn, doe, and buck.
Dec 1 2022 - 9:30am to 10:30am
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
This month’s program will focus on the Illinois state animal, the white-tailed deer.
Clipart image of different sized blue snowflakes on white background
Dec 28 2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Dickson Mounds, Lewistown
Enjoy your winter break with fun science experiments, activities, and crafts.

Illinois State Museum Online Events

head shot of Joyce Miller Bean
Nov 29 2022 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Join the Illinois State Museum in celebrating Native American Heritage Month by welcoming storyteller Joyce Miller Bean.