Open Saturday and Sunday
Noon - 4 pm

Admission by donation

elgin public museum

Saturday, September 27 - Bison Feeding
7 AM, Fee: $2/Adult, $1/Child, EPM members free
Get an up close and personal look at the bison, deer and elk that call Lords Park Zoo home. Meet at the Museum for a brief introduction and then walk to the Zoo as a group, to assist the zookeeper in feeding the animals. Limited to 12 people.

~~ ICE CREAM FUNDRAISER - Wednesday, SEPTEMBER 17th - download coupon here ~~.

current exhibit

Looting, Hoarding, Collecting… Repatriation and Museums

From the spoils of war, to the issues of contemporary repatriation, Looting, Hoarding, Collecting explores the history of cultural property conflicts, the roles played in them by museums, and their lasting implications for the museum community and its constituencies. More Details