01February Saturday
Events,Special Event

31st Annual General John A. Logan Birthday Breakfast

Time: Saturday, February 1, 2020 7:00 am - 10:00 am / Murphysboro Middle School
Come celebrate General Logan’s 194th Birthday! The menu includes baked sausage/egg casserole; assorted muffins; chilled fresh fruit cup; and coffee and chilled orange juice The Logan Birthday Breakfast raises money for the  “Logan Days at the Museum” for fourth through sixth graders.
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04April Saturday
Events,Special Event

american-battlefield-trust-park-day-clean-up has been canceled

Time: Saturday, April 4, 2020 9:00 am - 4:00 pm / General John A. Logan Museum
Civil War PARK DAY VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY General John A. Logan Museum 1613 Edith Street Murphysboro, IL 62966 April 4, 2020 9:00 am 4 pm Come and help out for part or all of the day. Planned Activities include: Building or Repairing Fences, Landscaping, Painting, Trash Removal, Screening for an ongoing archaeological excavation Planned Low-Impact Activities […]
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22February Saturday
Events,Gallery Talk,Special Event


Time: Saturday, February 22, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm / General John A. Logan Museum
Portrayed by Marlene Rivero Ann Bradford Strokes (1833-1903) worked aboard the Navy’s first Hospital Ship Red Rover of Mound City, Illinois. She worked with sick and wounded soldiers aboard the United States Naval Hospital Ship (U.S.N.) throughout the Western Theater of the Civil War on both the Ohio and Mississippi rivers and their tributaries. Stokes […]
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14March Saturday
Events,Special Event


Time: Saturday, March 14, 2020 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm / General John A. Logan Museum
“The environment shapes my artistic practice. Since 2017, my current studio is located in the land of John A. Logan’s birthplace. The museum and the archaeological site are dedicated to research and to preserve the history of the Logan family, owners of the land. John A. Logan made history at a national level by his […]
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10January Friday
Events,Special Event

CLOSED: Friday, January 10th through Sunday, January 12th, 2020

Time: Friday, January 10, 2020 January 10, 2020 - January 12, 2020 / General John A. Logan Museum
General John A. Logan Museum will be closed Friday, January 10th through Sunday, January 12th, 2020.  We will be closed on Monday, January 13th, as is the regular schedule, and will reopen Tuesday, January 14th.  We apologize for any inconvenience caused.
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11September Saturday
Events,Special Event

Evening on the Prairie

Time: Saturday, September 11, 2021 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm / Murphysboro, General John A. Logan Musuem
NEWS FROM THE LOGAN MUSUEM – A NEW EVENT The Museum’s Events Committee would like to announce its new fundraiser “Evening on the Prairie.” Due to the unfortunate circumstances of 2020, the Museum hasn’t sponsored a fundraising event since February of that year. Please join us to celebrate our return to normalcy in the safest […]
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11February Saturday
Events,events,Special Event

General John A. Logan Birthday Breakfast

Time: Saturday, February 11, 2023 8:00 am - 10:00 am / Murphysboro Middle School Cafeteria
February 11th. 2023 8:00 – 10:00 am
15September Sunday
Special Event

Launching: General Logan’s Museum Website

Time: Sunday, September 15, 2019 12:00 am - 12:00 am / 1613 Edith St, Murphysboro, IL 62966
We’ve launched our new website and we’re excited to introduce you to our new look! Our new website provides an introduction to the life and legacy of General John A. Logan in an easy to navigate, clean design with improved menu function. It is also fully responsive with mobile devices, making it easy to navigate […]
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