A “Second Chance Christmas” scheduled for Saturday, January 14, 2017 from 3 – 6 p.m. at the Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum at 1440 Monument Ave. in Springfield, IL has been cancelled due to weather.
The "30 Year Commemoration of the Springfield Aldermanic Form of Government" will be held January 12, 2017 from 6 - 8 p.m. at the Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum located at 1440 Monument Ave. in Springfield.
Did you know that the Springfield, IL form of government, aldermanic, has only existed for 30 years? Do you know what type of government existed 30 years past? Do you know why our form of government changed? Do you know how it was changed? Do you know who was involved in the process that caused the change? Do you know if the change made the difference the plaintiffs wanted it to?
The museum will be closed Friday January 13th and Saturday, January 14 due to the weather
Tuesday through Friday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, 10 AM - 5 PM
Special events and private guided tours can be made outside of general admission times. Please call the office to schedule your event.
Admission to The Museum