The Ray Bradbury 2020 Centennial

Ray Bradbury Experience Museum in Waukegan, Illinois

You did it!  Thank you!

On Ray’s 100th birthday, you helped launch his hometown museum. You attended. You donated. You celebrated Ray Bradbury’s 100th Birthday with us in Green Town! You were thrilled to watch the virtual walkthrough with our future plans.

Now everyone can help grow RBEM into the full interactive, transformative museum Ray Bradbury would have loved!

Coming soon! How to order RBEM Centennial and other Ray Bradbury souvenirs. RBEM “Plan your visit” information. News of events, programs, and more!

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Photo by Alan Light 1975.

The Ray Bradbury

Centennial Poster Project

Poster Sets Available Now – Free Download Below

Ray Bradbury Centennial Posters will honor Waukegan-born Ray Bradbury and educate students and everyone about his life and writing. He was born August 22, 1920 in Waukegan, Illinois, and became a world famous author. His hometown will celebrate his Centennial throughout 2020.

FREE   Three poster sets are being published by the Ray Bradbury Experience Museum (RBEM) through an Illinois Humanities grant. The poster sets are free for schools, libraries, and other public display!

Poster Sets 1 and 2 Available NOW   Set 1, “How did I get from Waukegan to Red Planet Mars?”, highlights places named for Ray Bradbury in Waukegan, Hollywood, on the Moon, and on Mars. The brochure describes the Centennial, his life, and his works relating to Waukegan. Set 2  celebrates Ray Bradbury and his love of libraries. Set 3 will be available late spring.

How To Obtain   Download Poster Set 1 and 2 below. Limited additional poster sets are available. For more information, contact us or email

Share   Please share your photos teaching, using, or posting the Bradbury posters on with us on social media or by emailing them to

Posters Set 1

Photo by Alan Light 1975.

Brochures Set 1

Press Release

Posters Set 2

Photo by Alan Light 1975.

Brochures Set 2

Spanish Coming Soon

Posters Set 3

Photo by Alan Light 1975.

Brochures Set 3

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