Starting Monday April 1, the Steeple Building Museum will now be open Mondays thru Fridays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturdays noon to 4 p.m., and Sundays 1 to 3 p.m. The Steeple Building Museum contain two floors of displays about Bishop Hill history. Most of the artifacts are from the 19th century. The Albert Krans Livery Stable will be open Mondays thru Fridays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on weekends during special events. This museum contacts early 20th century buggies, harnesses, tools, and more. The Spets Stuga will be open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, with Friday April 5 being opening day. The Spets Stuga is a children’s playhouse with a pioneer theme, located next to the Dairy Building.
All these buildings are open to the public, with freewill donations being accepted. For more details, please call the Bishop Hill Heritage Association at 309 927-3899 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.