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SUPPORT THE DRIEHAUS MUSEUM

We invite you to join the Driehaus Museum and become part of a community dedicated to the continued preservation and celebration of Gilded Age design and architecture in “this great city of Chicago.”

All memberships include complimentary admission, discounts on selected programs, and a 15% discount in the Museum Store.

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If you are already a Driehaus Museum member we encourage you to renew your membership at a higher level. Your continued support is greatly appreciated. Please click on the appropriate link to renew your membership.

For more information about your current or new membership, please click the levels below, call 312-482-8933, ext. 31 or email Membership@DriehausMuseum.org.

Individual $75

Individuals enjoy unlimited admission to the Museum and its special exhibitions, access to members-only events, and discounted Museum store merchandise. > Read more

Dual $140

At the Dual level, couples receive unlimited admission to the Museum and its special exhibitions.
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Senior $55

Those 65 years of age and older enjoy the special discounts and unique benefits of being part of the Driehaus Museum family. > Read more

Dual Senior $100

Couples 65 years of age and older enjoy the special discounts and unique benefits of being part of the Driehaus Museum family. > Read more

Student/Educator $50

Students and teachers can extend their classroom experience in the immersive historical and cultural environment of the Driehaus Museum. > Read more

National $50

For the decorative arts enthusiast who lives more than 150 miles away, membership benefits for the Driehaus Museum are within reach.
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Exhibitions

With a Wink and a Nod: Cartoonists of the Gilded Age

Puck‘s cartoons were recognized for their artistic value even at the height of their popular appeal. In 1901 the magazine began offering past drawings for sale as original artworks; those who couldn’t afford them framed full-color centerfolds straight from the magazine. Created by well-known illustrators as well as new talent, these bold cartoons simultaneously reflected and defined the concerns of the Gilded Age, while pushing the boundaries of humor. Read more

News

September 13, 2016
‘Giant Gems of the Smithsonian’ Now Open in Dallas

The exhibition opened last Friday at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and includes a 56-carat amethyst necklace circa 1915 by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Read more

August 13, 2016
The National Historic Preservation Act Commemorates 50 Years

President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the NHPA into law on October 15, 1966, to encourage Americans to identify and preserve our nation’s cultural and historic resources. Read more