March 29, 2012

From the Collection: 'Cupid and Psyche'

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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'

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

March 14, 2012

Adele Friedman: Artist, Teacher, Explorer

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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

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

News

May 11, 2016
With a Wink and a Nod: Cartoonists of the Gilded Age Special Exhibition Coming this Summer

Opening June 25th, With a Wink and a Nod: Cartoonists of the Gilded Age will showcase cartoons from Puck magazine, well known for its satirical drawings. Read more

March 30, 2016
Visitor Services Associates in Museums Today

We are proud that we always have had highly trained associates on the floor to answer our guests questions. Read more

Featured Program

Encounters with Asian Art Travel Tour
Saturday, June 4 or Saturday, June 11

Our next travel tour takes us to Libertyville, IL to visit the MacLean Collection of Asian art followed by the Chicago Botanic Gardens. Read more

Featured Program

Help Wanted: The Summer Servants Tour
Wednesdays and Fridays, July 6 through September 2

The Driehaus Museum’s popular living history Servants’ Tour is back! Read more