November 29, 2011

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum Launches New Initiatives

Museum launches expanded public hours and tour schedule, special holiday events, a membership program and redesigned website. Read more

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August 31, 2015
Art Pieces from 1893 Columbian Exposition Found in Storage

Three hand-painted Japanese sliding-door panels which were displayed during the 1893 Columbian Exposition have turned up in a Chicago Park District storage facility. 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