News & Announcements

Nominations: The Pantagraph Readers Choice Awards!

June 15, 2022

The nominations round for The Pantagraph’s 2022 Reader’s Choice Awards is now open! Please nominate the David Davis Mansion for Best Historic Site and the Glorious Garden Festival for Best Community Event HERE. The 5 businesses with the most nominations in each category will advance to the…

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2022 Garden Walk Tickets are Now Available!

June 15, 2022

Tickets for the Garden Walk at the 2022 Glorious Garden Festival are now available! You can purchase them by clicking HERE.    A paid ticket for the Garden Walk gives gardeners and garden lovers two days to visit 9 beautiful, inspired private gardens in the community from 1-7 pm on Friday,…

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Join the David Davis Mansion on Flickr!

April 20, 2022

The David Davis Mansion has joined Flickr! Please click here to view our page, which will, from this point forward, contain photos from our past events. Be sure to "follow" us on that platform to be the first to know about new photo uploads. Right now you can enjoy images from our Book…

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The Davis Davis Mansion Turns 150 Years Old!

February 3, 2022

To celebrate this milestone year, we’ll have some special events to share! Not only will we be putting some polish on our usual much-loved annual programs, but we’ll also be adding a few never-before-seen experiences to our schedule! Be sure to check back here regularly, as well as on our…

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The David Davis Mansion Celebrates 150 Years with Commemorative Book

January 19, 2022

 2022 marks the 150th anniversary of the construction of the David Davis Mansion, which is now a state historic site in Bloomington, IL. To commemorate this special milestone, the site’s foundation board has published a new, limited-edition book entitled The David Davis Mansion 1872-2022: 150…

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