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Illinois State Museum, Springfield

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Inspirock Rating:
4.3/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web
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  • This museum has an exhibit of natural history of Illinois on the ground floor, and on the second floor there were exhibits of Native American history, Carl Sandburg's home, and artwork by Illinois res...  read more »
  • I have always been curious about the Civil War but if you want in depth coverage this is the place to go. The displays are all awe inspiring and the personal interact with Abe interesting. Very inform...  read more »
  • This museum is awesome. The research and collections lab (off site) is in line behind the Smithsonian so the collections are well researched. It's too bad Illinois didn't respect a good thing and keep...  read more »
  • Nice museum. Very kid friendly but also has some things adults would be interested in like an art museum section and some old guy's collection of fine paper weights
  • This was a lot of fun & staff was super friendly. Kids had a blast. And it's free!
  • My daughter loves the play museum.
  • Waste of time,pretty small not much to see and the old man at the entrance greeting the visitors may be a racist because my family and i are hispanic so he didn't.bother to greet us in the entrance or offer us some cards they give out to swipe in each station for more info on each exhibit,but he would greet,every white people that will come in so i had to ask him for the cards smh!
  • Great museum, please keep this place open and funded!
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