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Journey Stories: Postcard Palooza

Event information

Date: Sunday, March 19, 2023

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages.

Contact: 815-886-1467

Location: Isle a la Cache Museum

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Event details

For the past 150 years, tourists have been sending “wish you were here” sentiments from their journeys. Drop in to learn a brief history of postcards and then create your own! After you decorate a postcard, view the on-loan Smithsonian exhibition “Journey Stories” to see vintage postcards and learn how and why past Illinoisans traveled. This is a drop-in program; stop by anytime between noon and 3 p.m.

Event requirements

No registration required.

Isle a la Cache Museum is an accessible facility. Outdoor activities will take place on paved paths and natural surfaces across 1 mile of uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.