Local News

13.5 million objects part of "Story of Illinois"

In 200 years there are many stories to tell. That’s where the “Story of Illinois” comes in—a joint project between the Illinois State Museum and the Illinois Association of Museums.



Illinois State Museum interim director Robert Sill says the digital “Story of Illinois” can be accessed at “story.illinoisstatemuseum.org”. There will also be a special exhibit honoring the state’s bicentennial celebration on-site at 502 South Spring Street in Springfield. The “Bicentennial and Beyond: The Illinois Legacy Collection” will open June 30th. 

Townhall Top of the Hour News


SRN News