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!

Bishop Hill Colony Traveling Display Now in Colona Illinois

The traveling exhibit about historic Bishop Hill is now on display at the Colona Public Library in Colona, IL…. Read more »

2022 Midsommar Music Festival Photographs

Thank you to all the people who attended last month’s Midsommar Music Festival.  Please check out photographs of this… Read more »

New addition to Spets Stuga

Due to a DCEO grant, the BHHA has been able to create an outdoor play ship for children to… Read more »

Colony Store Roof has been Replaced

The BHHA has replaced the roof on the 1853 Colony Store roof earlier this week.  Fanth Curry Construction of… Read more »

July 4th 2022 and the BHHA

On Monday, July 4, the Steeple Building Museum and the Albert Krans Livery Stable Museum will be open as… Read more »

Colony Store Shopping Website

The Bishop Hill Colony Store has its very own online shopping website. Located at, this online general store features… Read more »

Genealogy Computer Available to Use

As part of last year’s exhibition, we had two computers set up with audio and video recordings of Bishop… Read more »

BHHA Membership Would Make a Great Gift!

This is a great time to join the Bishop Hill Heritage Association! By becoming a member, you will become… Read more »


Duet to the weather, the 11 a.m. Black Hawk Pipes and Drums performance has been moved to noon. The… Read more »

2022 Midsommar Sponsors

The 2022 Midsommar Music Festival is sponsored by the Bishop Hill Arts Council, Bishop Hill Heritage Association, Bishop Hill… Read more »