2013 Calendar of Events
Union County Museum
117 South Appleknocker Street, Cobden, Illinois
Regular Museum Hours: Saturday and Sunday, 1:00-5:00 p.m.
Note: Special revolving exhibits and programs will be held throughout the year. Check local newspapers for upcoming announcements.
Annual Christmas Bazaar. Dates: Sat., Nov. 16; Sun., Nov. 17; Sat., Nov. 23; Sun., Nov. 24; Fri., Nov. 29 (8am-4pm); Sat., Nov. 30; Sun., Dec. 1; Sat., Dec. 7; Sun., Dec. 8; Sat., Dec. 14 (will have open house with refreshments on last day). Annual event features Christmas decorations and gifts at reasonable prices. Hours for Saturday are 8am-4pm and for Sunday are 1-4 pm. Museum will close for the winter after the bazaar.
Saturday, December 7. Christmas in the Village. Open houses and holiday activities.
March 1, 2014 - The Smithsonian exhibit "Hometown Teams"
Contact local publications (Gazette-Democrat, Monday’s Pub, Southern Illinoisan) for the latest on programs and other events sponsored by the Historical Society.
The General Store is usually in operation when the museum is normally open. This depends on if we have enough volunteers to open both the museum and the store. Otherwise please use the above dates for official openings of the General Store..
All Events at the Union County Museum are free and open to the public.
No Admission charge.
Operated by the Union County Historical & Genealogy Society, 618/893-2865