Museum Summer Schedule
Monday through Saturday
10 am - 2 pm
Admission always FREE
Museum tours available by appointment
Please text 833.228.8603, or email to schedule a visit.
121 S Macoupin St Gillespie, IL 62033
SAVE THE DATE
A CELEBRATION OF LABOR
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4th.
5K RUN WALK
STREET FAIR with craft and food vendors MUSEUM TOURS
click here for event schedule
Recently at the Museum
The May 1st. Historic Marker Dedication,
Coal Museum 'Grand Reopening',
and Grow Gillespie Tourism Season Kickoff
was a great success! Several hundred visitors were able to enjoy a beautiful day participating in a 5K run, joining in an Historic Dedication, and mingling with friends at the street fair. The museum hosted more visitors this day than during the entire Covid 2020 shutdown.
Our Bloody Past
Edited video event clips
courtesy of JASE Media Service