All History & Culture in Belleville

  • St. Clair County Historical Society Museum

    A Victorian adaptation of a Greek Revival home built in the early 1800s, the museum has furniture, vintage clothing, artifacts, quilts, and an extensive research library. Mon. – Fri. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. & by appointment.

  • Labor & Industry Museum

    The Labor & Industry Museum is the only public institution devoted to the history of the labor and industry of Belleville and southwestern Illinois. Belleville was one of the most significant centers for the growth of Illinois industry, which ranked third in the nation in the late 19th century. The Read more [...]

  • Emma Kunz House

    Considered to be the oldest Greek Revival-style home in Illinois, the house contains antiques and memorabilia from the 1800s. By appointment only.

  • Metro East Pride

    Metro East Pride promotes unity, viability and self-esteem among lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgender persons with cultural and educational programs and activities. Metro East Pride also works to promote a positive image in the Metro East area and throughout the ILLINOISouth community through their activist work, community outreach and Read more [...]