Change the way you museum.
See a modern structural masterpiece by one of the world’s most famous architects.
A cultural treasure waiting to be uncovered.
Our history is the collection of our personal experiences as well as the stories that have been passed down to us. More than the places we come from, we are an assemblage of the experiences of generations passed.
Get inked at this highly anticipated exhibition.
The real treasures of Chicago Architecture Foundation can be found beyond its four walls.
This gallery features portraits of Lincoln’s contemporaries with lithograph views of Chicago created in the 1860s.
Don’t miss the out the dollhouse grade Thorne Miniature Rooms depicting American and European living from the 13th century all the way up to the 1930’s.
Self Guided Tour
Newsflash: Wonders of the Ancient World located on Local College Campus.
Head on over to the largest Mexican cultural center and museum in the nation.
The CCC welcomes you to, “Come for the beauty, stay for the events.” Right. Effing. On.
A quaint gallery and community center that serves homage to its beloved locale.
Now is the time to learn this story properly. Chicago’s showcase for the African American experience, history, and art.
Tour the oldest home in the Windy City.
You’ll THANK us for sending you to DANK Haus. Get it?
Religion meets art in this highly specialized, historic collection.
Don’t you wish we all lived in a house that looked like this?
Say hello to hooch, again. Put on your best get-up and join us at our juice joint as we celebrate the 83rd anniversary of the repeal of prohibition.
The first and only African American children’s museum in the States.
Nineteenth-Century French Romanticism and the Sacred.
Get weird or get weirded out at Chicago’s spookiest museum.
A cultural destination in North Chicago.
Featuring thirty garments, fashion illustrations, and photography, this exhibition explores the life and legacy of a remarkable man and his journey to become the first American couturier.
Experience the legacy of the first female Nobel Peace Prize winner.
Photography in Japan between Protest and Performance from 1960–1975.
Expand your awareness of the everyday sacrifices made by our military personnel.
Let these mysterious objects from the museum’s basement tell their own stories.
Visit one of the most popular presidential libraries in the country.
Selections from the Collection of Dr. Thomas and Jan Pavlovic.
Celebrate Chicago’s history with Kink and BDSM.
The Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Art
A fantastically random assortment of art, household objects, family keepsakes, and relics that help paint the rich past of our great city.
The New York–based group Who Builds Your Architecture?, presents research related to migrant workers and the global construction industry.
What does freedom mean? To whom should freedom be extended? How are denied rights gained?
Art of the Religious Orders in the Spanish Andes.
Take a trip to Chinatown for a visit to this excellent cultural center with a resilient history.
A living, breathing time capsule of Chicago’s Gilded Age.