Keep up to date on the latest Bishop Hill Heritage Association news! Check out our calendar to see what exciting events will be coming up!

Julmarknad Paint and Take Activity at the Commons

Continuing our look at 2019 Julmarknad activities, Jelena Todorovich is adding a last-minute Christmas Ornament Paint and Take activity… Read more »


Thank you Thursday Volunteers

Every Thursday, rain or shine, volunteers meet at the Steeple Building Museum at 9 a.m. After Fika, these hardy… Read more »


Tomte Tree Ornaments at the Commons

Continuing our series on Julmarknad programs, on Saturday morning November 30, from 9-11 am folks can make their own… Read more »


Great program at the Dairy Building!

Author’s Tim Pletkovich program about his book: Civil War Fathers: Sons of the Civil War in World War 2… Read more »


New film about Bishop Hill being shown in Sweden

Reunited in Bishop Hill –November 16, 2019At Upplandsmuseet, S 1 Erikstorg 10, Uppsala, Sweden2–3.30 p.m. The film Reunited in… Read more »


Cookie Walk at Julmarknad

For Bishop Hill’s Christmas Market, on Friday November 29 and Saturday November 30, visit the Colony School for the… Read more »


Please Remember our Veterans Today

Today is Veterans’ Day. Please remember the men and women who served in the military and protected our nation.


Cookie Baking at the Bjorklund Hotel

For Julmarknad, the Bishop Hill State Historic Site will be baking cookies at the Bjorklund Hotel from 1-3 p.m…. Read more »


Clock shut down till next year

Due to temperature changes adversely affecting the clock mechanisms,  the 1859 town clock in the Steeple Building tower has… Read more »


Snowmen and the VASA National Archives

During the next couple of weeks, the BHHA will be posting more details about specific Julmarknad events. Today, we… Read more »