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Thursday Extended Open Hours

This Thursday, join the Spurlock staff for special evening hours and a wide variety of activities. Updated information will be posted as it becomes available.

The Spurlock Museum will be open late on Thursdays from 5:00 to 9:00 pm on September 13, October 11, and November 8. Visitors are invited to join us for activities and mini-tours, travel the world in the feature galleries, or dive into the history of the University in the temporary exhibit Knowledge at Work: The University of Illinois at 150.

Also featured on these evenings are 7:00 screenings in the AsiaLENS Documentary Film Series. Details on the films are on the AsiaLENS site (external link). Admission is free to the Museum and the film series. Park for free in unmarked spaces in campus lot D-22 to the east of the Museum after 5:00 pm.


For further information on this event, contact Beth Watkins at or (217) 265-5485

All participants are welcome. To request disability-related accommodations for this event, please contact Brian Cudiamat at or (217) 244-5586.