Built in 1820, an important landmark that links the history of Edwardsville to the early days of the State of Illinois
The 1820 Col. Benjamin Stephenson House will reopen on June 11 with a TEMPORARY modified schedule and CDC suggested guidelines in place.
Even though our site is known for our "hands-on" approach to history, we hope our visitors will understand the need for the following measures.
11 am-2 pm
Tours limited to 3 individuals plus a docent.
Our rooms are small, so this allows us to keep a safe social distance between guests. If you have special circumstances, please call the site before arriving.
In order to keep rooms clean and safe for everyone, we ask visitors not to touch items or sit during tours.
The site will accept Debit or Credit Cards only.
Gift Shop is open for online purchases only. Shipping and curbside pick-up available.
Face masks must be worn by staff and visitors.
Hands-free hand sanitizer will be available throughout the site.
Rooms will be cleaned and disinfected after each tour.
Fun things to do in Edwardsville
9 am-2 pm
$85.00 per camper
SEPTEMBER 19, 2020
(Originally scheduled for
7 pm-10 pm
Edwardsville Moose Lodge
We love our visitors, so feel free to stop by soon. Be sure to check out all our special events too!
409 South Buchanan Street, Edwardsville, Illinois 62025, United States
Saturday 10 am-3 pm & Sunday 12 pm.-3 pm
OR By Appointment
Thursday 10 am-3 pm
Friday 10 am-3 pm
Saturday 10 am-3pm
Sunday 12-3 pm
Gift Shop remains open until 4 pm.