A free quilt show open house (no guided tours) with extended hours will be held at the museum from March 5-7, 10am - 4pm. The antique quilt show exhibition runs as part of the Indiana Heritage Quilt Show (held at the Bloomington Convention Center).
Mary Jane Teeters-Eichacker, Curator of Social History at the Indiana State Museum, will be presenting a visual feast of quilt images as she tells the story of quilting's history in Indiana from the 1820s to the early 21st century, primarily using examples from the collection of the Indiana Sate
This international symposium will explore the work of Bill Siegmann (1943-2011), a leading scholar on the arts of Liberia and Sierra Leone, who wrote extensively on those regions and on issues in museums and museum interpretation. The symposium is free and open to the public, but pre-registration
Our annual seed sale occurs the first Saturday of March. Wylie House heiloom seeds are grown on-site without the aid of any chemicals, have been germination tested, and cost $2.00 per packet.
John Summerlot, Doctoral Candidate (Ed.D.), will share how IU students, faculty, and alumin were prolific in their military service during the Civil War. They served on both sides and on all fronts.