Historic Miner's Institute

204 W. Main

Collinsville, IL 62234

Miner's Facts

The Miner's Theatre was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985 thanks to the efforts of the Collinsville Jaycees.

In 1993 Collinsville Progress, the beautification arm of the Collinsville Chamber of Commerce, designated the building as a Collinsville Progress Historic Landmark.

In 2013 the City of Collinsville and the Historic Preservation Commission designated the structure a Collinsville Historic Landmark


How to Volunteer

Get involved by serving as a member of the Miner’s Institute Foundation!

The Board of Directors and Committee consists of a group of great volunteers dedicated to furthering the Mission of the Foundation.


Whether you want to help with Membership, Special Events, Fundraising, Volunteer Coordination, Marketing, Finance, Strategic Planning, or Building Maintenance – we’ve got a spot for you!


MIF meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm in the Collinsville Chamber of Commerce Office at 221 West Main St.


Can’t make the meetings but want to volunteer at special events? We have lots of opportunities such as working the MIF vendor booth at the

Italian Fest, helping out at work days at the theatre and more. Just let us know and we’ll put you on the volunteer roster!