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Apr 21, 2021

Museum Reopens

The Museum of Us is reopening! After nearly 10 months of closure, we are excited to welcome you back to the Museum starting Wednesday, April 21, 2021. The Museum will be open every week, Wednesday to Sunday, from 10:00 am ... read more

Apr 23, 2021

Reclaiming Wellness: Birthwork

This webinar is a part of the series Reclaiming Wellness which unpacks and breaks down the complexities and assumptions surrounding diverse methods of expression, engagement, and wellness – and its personal and communal impact on our health. Join us as we move ... read more

Apr 29, 2021

Global Conversation on the Return of Cultural Heritage

The Illinois State Museum (ISM) will join museums, universities, and museum professionals across five continents virtually April through June to present a four-part conversation series on repatriation and the return of cultural heritage. This series is presented by Illinois State ... read more

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