Fair St. Clair 200 Celebrating Illinois Bicentennial

« See All Events Join us in celebration of the State of Illinois bicentennial. Twenty- five county organizations, including the Belleville Historical Society, will have displays. For more information, visit Saturday August 25, 2018 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. O’Fallon Community Park

0 Comment   |   Posted in Events September 10, 2018

Walk of Fame Induction Ceremony

« See All Events The Belleville Walk of Fame, which the Belleville Historical Society initiated in 2014 as part of the Bicentennial celebration, will honor two Bellevilleans this fall. The new inductees selected by our Board of Trustees ...

0 Comment   |   Posted in Events September 10, 2018

Belleville Historical Society Tag Sale

« See All Events Find bargains on vintage and retro items. Saturday, September 15 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Historic Garfield Street Saloon 633 East Garfield Street Belleville, IL Also on Saturday, various plein air painters will create original works of historic Belleville sites. Their artwork ...

0 Comment   |   Posted in Events September 10, 2018

2018 “Paint Historic Belleville” Plein Air Paint-Out and Auction

« See All Events Join us for the seventh annual Plein Air Art Auction on Saturday, September 15! This is a fundraising event for the Belleville Historical Society in which twelve regional artists are commissioned to create paintings of twelve historic sites in ...

0 Comment   |   Posted in Events September 10, 2018

Belleville Museum Day | June 2, 2018

« See All Events "(Un)seen Treasures from Our Collections" Join the Belleville Historical Society and other Belleville museums and societies as we honor the town's roots. The Belleville Historical Society will open two of its museums for the spring museum open ...

0 Comment   |   Posted in Events May 23, 2018

Walking Tours

« See All Events Join resident historian Bob Brunkow as he resumes guided walking tours of historic Belleville, Illinois. Reservations are required; please see details below. In case of inclement weather, tours will be re-scheduled. Please call 618-236-7481 to verify ...

0 Comment   |   Posted in Events April 11, 2018

4/11/18: General Membership Meeting

« Back to All Events All members — and those interested in membership — are invited and encouraged to attend the annual General Membership Meeting of the Belleville Historical Society. This is your opportunity to meet with the members ...

0 Comment   |   Posted in Events March 29, 2018

Trivia Night 2018

« Back to All Events If you’re looking for a fun way to support preservation projects in Belleville, look no further! Our annual trivia night is April 7, and we hope you will join us. Cash prizes go to ...

0 Comment   |   Posted in Events March 29, 2018

1950s Holiday Party | Dec. 2, 2017

« Back to All Events Join us for a holiday party to benefit the Midcentury Modern Architecture Museum of Belleville. [caption id="attachment_2310" align="alignleft" width="891"]

0 Comment   |   Posted in Events,Midcentury Modern November 15, 2017

Old Belleville Historical Luminary Walk | Dec. 9, 2017

« See All Events Once again, we'll be opening the doors to the Garfield Street Historic Saloon during the annual Old Belleville Historic Luminary Walk. More than 1,000 candles will line portions of Abend and Garfield streets for this free, ...

0 Comment   |   Posted in Events November 15, 2017