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!

Request Research Materials from the Heritage Archives

Over the last several years, the Bishop Hill Heritage Association has been taking high resolution photographs of some of… Read more »

Dr. Kaul’s Program and the BHHA YouTube Channel

Thank you to all the people who attended Dr. Kaul’s presentation about TOURING UTOPIA: NOSTALGIA, AMNESIA, AND DISSONANT HERITAGES… Read more »


On Saturday October 23, John E. Norton, noted Swedish historian and translator, will present a program about Eric Janson,… Read more »

175th Anniversary Bricks Still Available to Purchase

Between the Steeple Building Museum and the Carpenter Building is the BHHA Brick Garden. This garden contains handmade bricks… Read more »

Woody Guthrie, Bucky Halker, and Bishop Hill

The Bishop Hill Heritage Association is hosting a free concert called This Land is your Land:  The Folksongs of… Read more »

The Colony Store has an Online Store

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

Update on Spets Stuga and Albert Krans Livery Stable

On November 1, 2021, the BHHA will be closing down the Spets Stuga and the Albert Krans Livery Stable… Read more »

History Resources on the Heritage Website

Our BHHA website has pdfs of some of the major books on Bishop Hill Colony history. These readings can… Read more »

Thank You Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation!

The Bishop Hill Heritage Association is pleased to announce the gift of $10,000 from the Barbro Osher Pro Suecia… Read more »

The BHHA and Estate Planning

A bequest is one of the simplest ways to support the Bishop Hill Heritage Association.  These thoughtful gifts ensure… Read more »