About Our Museum
First opened as a natural history museum in 1874, the University Museum at Southern Illinois University Carbondale has evolved into a teaching museum that represents the humanities, the sciences and the arts. While our focus is on southern Illinois, our humanities collection includes ethnographic materials that allow us to share the world with a diverse campus and a region that is isolated from urban
SPRING 2019 DAYS AND HOURS
Gallery Admission is free and open to the public. 618-453-5388
January 15 – May 11, 2019
Tuesdays–Fridays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturdays: 1 to 4 p.m.
Closed: Sundays, Mondays, as well as March 9-16, 2019
Public metered parking available across from the Student Center and beside Woody Hall.