With a $30 membership, the Future Preservationist (12-17 years old) receives:
- Unlimited admission to the Museum and special exhibitions for member and adult companion
- 10% discount on Driehaus Museum store merchandise
- Recognition on Driehaus Museum website (per guardian permission)
- Invitation to annual Future Preservationists event (with adult companion)
Neo-empire style armchair (ca. 1883) by George A. Schastey & Co. Photo by Craig Skorburg of Skorburg & Associates for the Richard H. Driehaus Museum, 2008.
Maker & Muse:
Women and Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry
Maker & Muse: Women and Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry features more than 250 exemplary works of art jewelry between the Victorian Era and theFirst World War, including cloak clasps, hair ornaments, pins, brooches, rings, bracelets, pendants, necklaces, and several tiaras. This groundbreaking exhibition illuminates the international proliferation of art jewelry through the lens of woman as its maker and muse.
February 19, 2015
President Obama Designates Chicago's Pullman Historic District a National Monument
President Obama will visit the Pullman Historic District today to announce that the industrial site will become a National Monument, the first in Chicago. Read more
January 22, 2015
Cooper Hewitt Museum embraces a multifaceted identity.
Following an $81 million makeover, the Cooper Hewitt showcases objects that are both newfangled and elegantly refined, all housed within a Neo-Georgian manse. Read more