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November 21, 2014
A Gilded Age Guide to Gift-Giving
With a new holiday season upon us, we take a look the questions that plague us each year as we search for the perfect gift. Read More


Please Note: The Museum will be closed January 5-16, 2015 for annual repairs and deep-cleaning of the historic interiors.
Stained glass dome at the Richard H. Driehaus Museum
Steps away from Chicago's Magnificent Mile, the Driehaus Museum offers visitors a fascinating view of one of the few remaining examples of the palatial homes erected by the wealthy of America's Gilded Age.

The galleries, elegantly furnished with period pieces selected from the Driehaus Collection, are presented in harmony with the interiors and surviving furnishings, immersing visitors in the original splendor of this late 19th-century home. Read more

Hours, Exhibition, and Tour Information

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum
The Museum is open for self-guided visitation during regular hours of operation: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Extended hours first and third Tuesdays, until 8 p.m., subject to availability.

Please Note: On Wednesday, December 24 and 31 we will be open from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The Museum will be closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection

Extended through January 4, 2015!

One of America’s most celebrated artists, Louis Comfort Tiffany worked in nearly all media available to artists and designers of the late 19th and early 20th-centuries. The Driehaus Museum’s inaugural exhibition is devoted solely to this extraordinary artist’s work. Visit the exhibition through January 4, 2015.
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Tour Schedule

The daily tour schedule is:
Best of Both: Tiffany & Museum Highlights
10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.

Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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December 12, 2014
Driehaus Museum closed for part of January
The Museum will be closed January 5-16, 2015. Read More

December 01, 2014
Chicago’s Historic House Museums Launch New Website
At Home in Chicago celebrates the unexpected connections shared by more than twenty museums in and around Chicago. Read More

November 04, 2014
Driehaus Museum prepares for an Upcoming Exhibition
Check out this feature on our upcoming exhibition Maker & Muse: Women and Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry. Read More

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