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Two New Exhibits Open at the Illinois State Museum posted June 20, 2014
ART+SCIENCETwo new exhibits are opening at the Illinois State Museum. Distress Calls: Birds of Illinois will be opening in the Hot Science Gallery in the Changes exhibition and A Rural Lens: Photographs of Frank Sadorus will be displayed in the newly unveiled temporary|PERMANENT gallery on the second floor. Read more ...

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Civil War Era Quilts now on Display at the Illinois State Museum Lockport Gallery posted May 21, 2014
LOCKPORT, IL— The Illinois State Museum Lockport Gallery’s new exhibition presents a fresh perspective on the Civil War by uncovering the fascinating stories of Illinois women who rigorously supported their fathers, husbands, brothers, sons, and friends from the home front. Read more ...

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Fragile Relations: Art, Nature, & Environment posted March 25, 2014
For more information contact:Jane Stevensjstevens@museum.state.il.us312-814-5318 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 25, 2014 Fragile Relations: Art, Nature, & Environment Fragile Relations, the newly installed contemporary art exhibition, is at the Illinois State Museum. Read more ...

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The Illinois State Museum promotes discovery, learning, and an appreciation of Illinois' natural, cultural, and artistic heritage.
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