All Dates and Times Subject to Change.


National History Month

All Museums, Wednesday-Saturday, Noon-5 p.m.

Saturday, November 4, 2023


Cherry Mine Disaster Event

Join us from 1:00pm until 4:00pm to meet authors who have written compelling books about one of the nations worst mining disasters. Doors will open at 12:30pm at the Holy Trinity Cherry Hall. This free event is a collaboration between the Cherry Mine Disaster Museum and the Bureau County Historical Society.

Friday, November 10, 2023


Veteran’s Day

Thursday, November 16, 2023


BCHS Annual Meeting

The Barn at Hornbaker Gardens

Doors open at 5:15pm

Dinner starts at 6:00pm

Evening concludes at 9:00pm

Thursday, November 23, 2023


Thanksgiving Holiday

Museums Closed Thursday and Friday

Saturday, November 25, 2023


Museums OpenĀ 

Open Noon-5 p.m.


Saturday, December 23, 2023

Museums Close for Winter Break