Museums in Chicago, IL - Page 1

Find museums in Chicago, IL. Listings include Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, Field Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago Architecture Center, The Adler Planetarium and Chicago History Museum. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

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  • 09/26/20
    #OnThisDay in 1871, the Palmer House Hotel opened for business. While it has existed in three iterations, it has long been the pinnacle of grandeur and luxury in Chicago and was for decades the hotel ...
    > Chicago History Museum
  • 09/25/20
    If you missed last night's fun and engaging conversation between award-winning authors Sigrid Nunez and Charlotte Wood about Nunez' new novel "What Are You Going Through," fear not! You can watch it i...
    > American Writers Museum
  • 09/25/20
    Happy birthday to Shel Silverstein, born on this day in 1930! Follow the link to learn more about him on our blog. What are your favorite works by the beloved children's book author/poet/illustrator?...
    > American Writers Museum
  • 09/25/20
    Can you imagine a Cubs vs. White Sox Fall Classic? It's happened before—in 1906, the two teams met up for the first-ever intracity series and the only all-Chicago series. That year, the Cubs piled up ...
    > Chicago History Museum
  • 09/24/20
    TONIGHT! National Book Award-winning author Sigrid Nunez presents her new novel 'What Are You Going Through,' a surprising story about empathy and the unusual ways one person can help another through...
    > American Writers Museum
  • 09/24/20
    Only one week until our virtual lecture with Paula Garcia Todd!⁠ What's in a pill and why should you care? When you take medicine, it contains an Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient providing the therap...
    > International Museum of Surgical Science
  • 09/24/20
    This week with AWM Destinations we're headed to Itchy & Scratchy Land, from The Simpsons! Follow the link to read how you can book an exclusive trip to the "Violentest Place on Earth." https://americ...
    > American Writers Museum
  • 09/24/20
    "All good writing is swimming under water and holding your breath." Happy birthday F. Scott Fitzgerald, born on this day in 1896! What's your favorite story or quote by this iconic American writer? ...
    > American Writers Museum
  • 09/24/20
    38 Years Ago Today: Here's a ColecoVision commercial starring Brien Varady. ColecoVision - Your Vision is Our Vision. This aired on September 24, 1982.
    > The Museum of Classic Chicago Television
  • 09/24/20
    Gale Sayers (May 30, 1943-September 23, 2020) Former Chicago Bears running back Gale Sayers, passed away today at the age of 77. He had been diagnosed with dementia several years ago.
    > The Museum of Classic Chicago Television
  • 09/23/20
    Today we remember Gale Sayers, a first-round pick for the Chicago Bears in the 1965 NFL Draft who spent his entire seven-year career with the team and was known for his running style and ability to av...
    > Chicago History Museum
  • 09/23/20
    It's #WeddingWednesday! 👨‍❤️‍💋‍👨 We are currently running a 25% discount on 2020 events and a 20% discount on all events 2021 and beyond.⁠ Know anyone who is planning a wedding? We are offering a REF...
    > International Museum of Surgical Science
  • 09/23/20
    Catch of the Day
    > Woolly Mammoth Chicago Antiques & Oddities
  • 09/23/20
    #OnThisDay in 1949 President Harry Truman announces evidence of USSR's 1st nuclear device detonation. On September 3rd, 1949, U.S. scientists recorded seismic activity from inside the Soviet Union, ...
    > Pritzker Military Museum & Library