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November 03, 2014

The Driehaus Museum Presents Maker & Muse: Women and Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry Exhibition

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum proudly presents the major exhibition Maker & Muse: Women & Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry, opening February 14, 2015. Read more

October 01, 2013

Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection Opens This Weekend at the Driehaus Museum

Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection opens September 28 and features more than 60 stunning works by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Read more

September 11, 2013

The Driehaus Museum Announces the Final Two Lectures in the 2013 Nickerson Lecture Series

Two lectures remain in the Driehaus Museum's popular Samuel M. Nickerson Lecture Series season, taking place on September 19 and October 17.
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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

The History of the Samuel M. Nickerson Mansion

In 1879, Chicago banker Samuel Mayo Nickerson commissioned a new house from the architectural firm of Burling and Whitehouse of Chicago. Read more