We are happy to announce our new Museum employee, Vaundra Mitchell. Vaundra starts July 15 as the museum's Visitor, Volunteer and Docent Services Coordinator. Vaundra received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology at Benedictine University and will receive her Master's Degree in Business Administration from Benedictine in December. She will be working part-time and will be a strategic factor in the growth and development of the museum.

September 16th. Illinois State Museum. 1-3 pm
September 17th. Old State Capitol. 1-3 pm

Have an interest in volunteering?

Join the Illinois State Museum, State Historic Sites at Springfield, Lincoln Home, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, Iles House and African American History Museum on the dates and times above to discuss volunteer opportunities at all these wonderful sites.

Museum Hours
Tuesday through Friday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, 10 AM - 5 PM

Admission to The Museum

Donations encouraged


Email: siaahf@yahoo.com
Phone: (217 ) 391-6323
Toll Free: (877) 757-2247

  • Address
    1440 Monument Avenue
    Springfield, Illinois 62702

Special events and private guided tours can be made outside of general admission times. Please call the office to schedule your event.