August 17, 2012

Attendance Soars at the Driehaus Museum

Museum experiences record-breaking attendance in 2012, with more than 10,000 visitors to date.
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August 09, 2012

The Driehaus Museum Presents an Exciting Lineup of Early Autumn Programs

Fall lineup includes the final days of the popular Summer Servants’ Tour, concerts featuring music of and inspired by the late 19th and early 20th centuries, illustrated lectures on Gilded Age-era design, culture, and architecture, and more. 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