March 07, 2016

Special Exhibition Dressing Downton™: Changing Fashion for Changing Times at the Driehaus Museum Extended Through May 29, 2016

The special exhibition, Dressing Downton™: Changing Fashion for Changing Times, which opened February 9 at the Richard H. Driehaus Museum, will be extended through the end of May closing on Sunday, May 29, 2016. 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