Illinois State Museum (ISM) - Land, Life, People & Art.  
www.museum.state.il.us

Pat Quinn, Governor
ISM System :Press Room
ISM Springfield
Visitor Information
Exhibitions
Programs & Events
Teachers & Students
Shops & Artisans
Staff Directory
Job Opportunities
Members & Donors
Volunteers
ISM Museums & Galleries
Online Exhibits
Research & Collections
Publications
Public Museum Grants
About ISM
News/Press Room
Search/Site Map

Join Our E-Mail List
For Email Marketing you can trust


Illinois State Museum




Press Room -- Illinois State Museum, Springfield

  New! Kids' Night Out Series at the Illinois State Museum   

Springfield, IL—The Illinois State Museum’s new Kids’ Night Out series will kick off on Friday, March 1 with the “Caves!” program from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Children ages 6-10 will spend the evening learning about spelunking, cave formations, and creatures who love the dark. Participants will explore the Museum’s cave in the Changes exhibition, complete science experiments, make a model cave, and play in the Play Museum. A light snack will be also be served.

The fee for Illinois State Museum Society members is $20 for one child and $15 for each additional child from the same family. The non-members fee is $35 for one child and $30 for each additional child from the same family. If not already members, families can join the Museum Society online at bit.ly/ismsmem or by calling (217) 782-7011. Additional information and registration can be found at bit.ly/knomarch2013.

The Illinois State Museum promotes discovery, learning, and an appreciation of Illinois’ natural, cultural, and artistic heritage. The Museum’s extensive collections and research activities provide the foundation for exhibitions and public programs that tell the story of the land, life, people, and art of Illinois. The Illinois State Museum is located at 502 S. Spring St. (on the corner of Spring and Edwards Streets) in Springfield and is open from 8:30 - 5:00 Monday through Saturday and from 12:00 - 5:00 on Sunday. Admission is free.  Parking is available nearby and the building is ADA accessible.



Museums\Galleries

ISM Springfield
ISM Dickson Mounds
ISM Lockport
ISM Chicago
ISM Rend Lake

Copyright © 2012 Illinois State Museum Site Map | ISM Privacy Information | Kids Privacy | Web Accessibility | Webmaster| Illinois DNR
Last updated 2013-02-19, 11:59 by lc