March 29, 2012

From the Collection: 'Cupid and Psyche'


The Museum is home to an Italian neo-classical sculpture which depicts, in life-sized figures, a well-known myth. > Read more

March 21, 2012

'The Pet Economies of Well-Known Millionaires'


A snarky catalogue of the Scrooge-like ways of big-name New Yorkers. > Read more

March 14, 2012

Adele Friedman: Artist, Teacher, Explorer


Film artist, educator, and Museum member Adele Friedman talks about the agony of choosing between Lucian Freud and J.M.W. Turner, returning to her native Chicago, and discovering the Driehaus Museum. > Read more

March 06, 2012

Gatsby's House


Themes linking corruption and dissatisfaction to wealth aren't mired exclusively in the Gilded Age. > Read more


November 24, 2015
Entertain Your Guests in the Nickerson Mansion

The Driehaus Museum provides an intimate setting for corporate entertaining and private events. Read more

November 09, 2015
Magnificent Mile Lights Festival 2015

It is almost time for the annual lights festival and parade again! Read more

Featured Program

Glitter & Gold Holiday Brunch 2015
Saturday, December 5

Gather with family and friends for our second annual holiday brunch in the Museum’s historic Ballroom. Read more

Featured Program

Cool Yule
Saturday, December 12

Spider Saloff brings her signature holiday show to the Museum this holiday season! Read more