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Belleville Museum Day 2019 – “Downtown Discoveries”

Event date: 6/1/2019 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Export event
Elaine Evans
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Belleville Museum Day 2019 – “Downtown Discoveries”

Join these local historical organizations for a fun, educational day filled with exhibits, demonstrations, activities, food, drink, and more.

  • Belleville Historical Society
    Garfield Street Saloon
    633 E. Garfield (Map)
    Enjoy bottle displays, brewing and woodworking demonstrations, games, food, music, and walking tours of the Old Shawneetown Road.
     
  • Labor & Industry Museum
    123 North Church Street (Map)
    See the premier of a new exhibit on famed labor leader Mother Jones and her connection to Belleville.
     
  • Gustave Koerner House
    200 Abend Street (Map)
    Explore an original display of images of the Koerner Family and follow their fascinating story through the years.
     
  • St. Clair County Historical Society
    Victorian Home Museum, 701 East Washington Street (Map)
    Emma Kunz House, 602 Fulton Street (Map)
    View a new photo exhibition on travel in the 1930s, learn at a mini workshop on historical textiles, make your own butter, and witness an historical weaving demonstration.
     
  • Belleville Historic Preservation Commission
    Learn about preserving historic buildings with DIY sessions on tuck pointing (215 Abend Street) and glazing windows (216 South Charles Street).

For more information, call 618-234-0600 or email stcvhs.curator@gmail.com.

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