June 19, 2012

The Driehaus Museum Introduces New Summertime Servant Tour

Help Wanted: The Summer Servants' Tour explores the back of the house at the Samuel M. Nickerson Mansion. Read more

June 06, 2012

Driehaus Museum Announces Lineup of Summer Programs

This year's schedule consists of informative lectures, classical music, holiday festivities, and a new Summer Servants' Tour. Read more

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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