From farms to world class archeological sites to water parks, visitors will find lots to enjoy in Southwestern Illinois.
302 North Main St. | Red Bud, IL
The nation's second oldest continuously performing symphony orchestra since 1867 gives concerts throughout the year.
116 North Jackson Street | Belleville, IL 62220
This theatre group, dating back to the 1930s, does an annual summer show at the McCormick Center in Belleville.
301 North 1st Street | Belleville, IL
Termed "One of the Hidden Gems of the Midwest", this 3 story former grocery warehouse features a large model train layout, agriculture and oil memorabilia, 1947 mine disaster display plus local "orphan" sports items and more.
240 S. Locust Street | Centralia, IL
Built in the late 1800s as a private home, the museum holds many artifacts from the area, including genealogical material, books, and periodicals on the history of the county.
1091 Franklin Street | Carlyle, IL
Where local and world history comes alive. Located in our new state of the art facility.
406 West Main Street | Collinsville, IL
Considered to be the oldest Greek Revival style home in Illinois, the house contains antiques and memorabilia from the 1800s.
602 Fulton Street | Belleville, IL
The museum houses Miss Dunham's outstanding collection of symbolic and functional art, including more than 250 African and Caribbean art objects from more than 50 countries. Admission is free and Hours Open daily 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Closed on Wednesday and Sunday
1005 Pennsylvania Ave | East St. Louis, IL 62201
123 N. Church St. | Belleville, IL 62220
This troupe can be found at a variety of venues from dinner theater at Fischer's Restaurant to stage shows at Southwestern Illinois College.
| Belleville, IL
103 East Main Street | Belleville, IL 62220
A collection of work in several media from artists in Central and Southwestern Illinois, including the owner's wonderful paintings.
131 N. Fifth St. | Vandalia, IL 62471
Our Common Ground sponsors events throughout the year, including concerts, theater performances and an ArtWalk. The ArtWalk is held in September and consists of 5 venues for Artists(including demonstrations), outdoor music, and live theater.
| Greenville, IL
See an old electric chair (last used to execute a woman who killed her brother), and many county & Native American artifacts, Kaskaskia manuscripts and Native American artifacts. Located next to the Courthouse and Courtyard of Flags.
1 Taylor Street | Chester, IL
Two thousand original drawings, paintings, and woodcuts by Roscoe Misselhorn, the Norman Rockwell of the Midwest, are displayed in the old GM&O depot. Much of the work is in black and white and depicts historic sites throughout the area.
611 West Second Street | Sparta, IL
Open from April to October, this theatre shows first-run movies, and is one of only 100 drive-ins left in the US.
5700 North Belt West | Belleville, IL
Located in the 1875 Opera House, this is the home of the official Popeye Fan Club and has memorabilia on display dating back to the early twentieth century.
1001 State Street | Chester, IL 62233
A Victorian adaptation of a Greek Revival home built in the early 1800's, the museum has furniture, vintage clothing, artifacts, quilts and an extensive research library and gift shop.
701 E Washington Street | Belleville, IL
Learn about the history of aviation in the St. Louis Area.
2300 Vector Drive | Cahokia, IL 62206
Custom & Handmade Jewelry in Silver & Gold; Blown Art Glass, Fusion Art Glass, Photos, Sculptures in Stainless Steel , Raku Pottery, Paints, Murano Glass from Italy
113 West Main Street | Collinsville, IL 62234
The gallery showcases regional artists' work throughout the year.
114 S Second St. | Greenville, IL 62246
This gallery and boutique gift shop is located in a 102 year old local landmark house and is an authorized dealer for world renown artist, P. Buckley Moss, being the largest Moss dealer in Illinois and Missouri.
702 St. Louis Road | Collinsville, IL 62234
Local artists display work including drawings, paintings, gourd art, wood crafts and more.
214 N. Third Street | Greenville, IL
The Schmidt's galleries feature changing exhibits by regional and national artists. The center is surrounded by a beautifully landscaped sculpture garden.
Southwestern Illinois College, 2500 Carlyle Avenue | Belleville, IL
The gallery uses exhibit space in the Fayette County Museum. Special exhibits scheduled through the year.
301 West Main | Vandalia, IL