June 20, 2013

The Driehaus Museum Announces Summer Schedule with New and Popular Tour Experiences

This summer, the Driehaus Museum is offering a variety of ways to experience its interiors, collection, Gilded Age history, and the surrounding neighborhood. Read more

June 14, 2013

Talk Shop at the Driehaus Museum on Father's Day

Fathers receive free general admission to the Museum and two chances to discuss classic cars with Chicago Vintage Motor Carriage Curator and Restoration Specialist, Stephen Murphy. Read more

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Museum News

September 13, 2016
‘Giant Gems of the Smithsonian’ Now Open in Dallas

The exhibition opened last Friday at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and includes a 56-carat amethyst necklace circa 1915 by Louis Comfort Tiffany. 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