Places of Interest

Krannert Art Museum
Hours: 9-5 Thursday and Friday, 10-4 Saturday.
From their website: “Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion (KAM) connects people and the arts at the University of Illinois. The second-largest general fine arts museum in the state, KAM has a rich collection of fine art from across the globe, from the fourth millennium BCE to the present day.”

Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Hours: 9-5 Thursday and Friday.
From their website: “The Rare Book & Manuscript Library (RBML), established in 1936, is home to over six hundred thousand volumes and several kilometers of manuscript material, including early manuscripts, rare books, and literary papers. The RBML is renowned for its outstanding collections of Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts, early printed books, English literature, American wit and humor, theater history, free speech movements, Italian history, the history of economics, the history of science and technology, mathematics, geology, and natural history.”

Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
Hours: 9-5 Thursday and Friday, 10-4 Saturday.
From their website: “The William R. and Clarice V. Spurlock Museum of World Cultures is a regional center for cultural and archaeological collections from throughout history and across the globe. The Spurlock Museum’s 9 permanent exhibits represent historical and contemporary peoples from around the world.”

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