Illinois State Museum, Springfield

4.2
#3 of 10 in Museums in Springfield
The Illinois State Museum features engaging natural history, history, art, and anthropology exhibitions. The Play Museum, a children's exhibition is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm and Sunday from 1:00-4:30 pm.
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  • They have so much. One area explains what the area looked like before european sttlers. Fascinating. Other areas have good artifacts. Great art.  more »
  • What a great surprise to visit this museum. It is a total Gem. If your into natural history this museum ranks more attractive to bigger well know museums that are in much larger cities. The displays a...  more »
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  • They have renovated and do now charge a minor admission fee. Veterans get in free. I like the museum it is a great place for folks of all ages. Being it is neatly free and the state gives it little funding it lacks some exhibits, but what they have is great and I look forward to new additions.
  • I was impressed with the quality of the exhibits here. I only saw the first floor (natural history), but still felt there was more to see than i had time for. Great information and displays, and very reasonable. Great value for what you get!

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