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The Ballroom

Photos by Michael Monar for the Richard H. Driehaus Museum, 2014

Reached by ascending the grand marble staircase, the mahogany paneled Ballroom on the mansion’s third floor provides a sumptuous setting for seated dinners, presentations and executive meetings. Three galleries adjacent to the Ballroom can also be used to accommodate guests.

Capacities
Dining 50
Theatre 50
Cocktails [Entire Museum] 125

The Driehaus Museum Event Planning Office

312-482-8933, ext. 22
events@driehausmuseum.org
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Featured Program

Winter Book Club - Sarah: The Life of Sarah Bernhardt
Saturday, February 25

Inspired by our L’Affichomania exhibition, our winter book club delves into the life of Sarah Bernhardt, the daughter of a courtesan who transformed herself into one of the most famous stage actresses who ever lived, and a national icon of France. Read more

Featured Program

Traditional Irish Music
Thursday, March 16

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the company of one of Ireland’s leading traditional Irish tenors as Paddy Homan and the Noble Call take you on a journey through the country’s rich history in story and song. Read more