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March 19, 2013

The Driehaus Museum Announces Spring 2013 Programs

The Driehaus Museum's spring 2013 programs include popular annual favorites and exciting new events. Read more

February 15, 2013

Driehaus Museum Announces Fourth Season Schedule for Samuel M. Nickerson Lecture Series

Museum’s annual program explores facets of late 19th and early 20th century decorative arts and architecture. Read more

January 30, 2013

The Driehaus Museum Presents Second-Annual Performance of 'Bertha, the Sewing Machine Girl'

Early 20th-century melodrama produced and directed by The Second City co-founder Bernard Sahlins. Read more

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August 15, 2014
Remaining Relevant: A look at Washington’s Fascinating House Museums

Washington's most fascinating house museums allow visitors to relive history. Most historical house museums today have successfully evolved with the times and have made great strides in historical preservation. These museums are thriving, boosted in part by advances in the field, as well as growing appreciation for preservation among the general public.
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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