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!

Looking for Vendors for 2019 Jordbruksdagarna

Jordbruksdagarna (Ag Days) is a two-day 19th century Swedish harvest festival, It has music, programs, demonstrations, hands-on activities, vendors,… Read more »

Check out the BHHA Website for Bishop Hill Colony History pdfs and videos

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

A Community on the Prairie: Bishop Hill, Illinois traveling display now available

The Bishop Hill Heritage Association, in partnership with the Bishop Hill State Historic Site, has created a traveling exhibit… Read more »

Artifact Donations and the BHHA

One of the primary missions of the Bishop Hill Heritage Association is to preserve the unique history and culture… Read more »

Set up a guided tour of Bishop Hill in 2019

Starting in April, the Bishop Hill Heritage Association will once again be offering guided tours of historic Bishop Hill… Read more »

Folk Music CD for sale at the Colony Store

The BHAA, with Gin Ridge Music Company and the Company of Folk, has produced a 2 CD set with… Read more »

Request genealogy information about Bishop Hill Colonists and their descendants

The Bishop Hill Heritage Association has a large archive containing genealogy information about the Bishop Hill Colonists (1846-1861). If… Read more »

Requesting research material from the BHHA

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


As a gift, consider giving your history-minded friends and family members a BHHA membership. By becoming a member, they… Read more »

Steeple Building closed during winter weekends

With the start of our winter hours, the Steeple Building Museum will be closed during the weekends for the… Read more »