Thank you to everyone who participated in this new fundraiser! Congratulations to all the photographers that had a photo selected to be included as one of the twelve featured photos in the 2025 calendar!

You can still pre-order calendars, the price is now at regular value of $22 + shipping & handling (scroll down to pre-order.) 

“Scale” – Mike Chervinko (January)

“Winter Deer in the Grand Plaza” – Nathan Marshall (February)

“Mound 68 & 67” – Michael Joyce (March)

“White-Tail Deer & Cahokia Mounds” – David Dye (April)

“Fawn” – Stacey Cook (May)

“Sunrise Equinox/Solstice 3/17/24” – Lisa Nichols (June)

“Monks Mound Sunset” – Soonhee Green (July)

“The Coming Storm” – John Hurn (August) 

“Morning Serenity” – Jessica Everhart (September)

“Multi-Color Mounds” – Doug May (October)

“Fog and Dew” – Brittany Campbell (November)

“Stockade…Ancient Wall” – Soonhee Green (December)

2025 Photo Calendar Pre-Sale!

The 2025 Cahokia Mounds Photo Calendar is anticipated to be in-store the early part of July 2024, for $22.00 (+ tax & Shipping).

Pre-order your calendar(s) now – May 31, 2024, and save $2! Regular calendar sales will begin in early July 2024, once they have been printed, and will be $22.

The Calendar also includes a coupon for $10 off your next purchase at the Museum Gift Shop to be used either online, over the phone, or during a special in-person shopping opportunity.

Click the button to order yours TODAY!


CALLING ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS! Get YOUR photo(s) featured and SUPPORT Cahokia Mounds at the same time!

From February 1, 2024, to 2 PM, May 31, 2024, the Cahokia Mounds Museum Society (CMMS) is hosting a Photo Calendar Contest. This is a new fundraising event for CMMS whose mission is to ensure the continuation of preservation and interpretation at Cahokia Mounds.

Each participant may enter up to (2) photos. There is a $5 entry fee per photo.

12 photos will be featured in a printed, 28-page, wall calendar that will be sold through the online Gift Shop. All funds raised from calendar sales stay 100% at Cahokia Mounds and support events such as, Kids Day, Archaeology, Native American Arts & Crafts Markets, and land acquisition. Each photo will be 11 x 8.5 in, featured above an 11 x 8.5 in corresponding calendar table. The name of the photo and photographer will be featured in the top right corner of the corresponding calendar table.


  • Photos MUST be taken at Cahokia Mounds and are encouraged to include notable features or areas of the site (i.e., Monks Mound, the Grand Plaza, a sunrise from an Equinox/Solstice event.)
  • Limit (2) entries per person ($5 fee for each entry)
  • For best results, photos should be in landscape orientation and about 4400 px x 3400 px
  • Supported file types: JPG, JPEG, PDF
  • Photos selected for the calendar will be announced June 3, 2024.
  • *** Drones are NOT allowed on State Historic Site grounds without acquiring proper filming permits – If interested in getting a permit, contact Site Superintendent, Lori Belknap at ***
  • Entries by Cahokia Mounds Staff and family members will not be considered in the overall contest.


The Photo Calendar Contest is now closed. Thank you to all those who participated. The judging of the photos and announcement of which photos were selected will take place on Monday, June 3, 2024! Pay attention to our website and social media platforms to see if your photo was selected. If your photo was selected you will also be notified via email. If you have any questions please call 618-344-7316, or email

Cahokia Mounds Museum Society (CMMS) does not keep card information on file. This is a ONE-TIME PAYMENT ONLY. There will be no future payments taken.

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