April 05, 2016

The Driehaus Museum Presents the Special Exhibition With a Wink and a Nod: Cartoonists of the Gilded Age

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum is pleased to present the special exhibition With a Wink and a Nod: Cartoonists of the Gilded Age, opening June 25, 2016 featuring 74 rare original drawings created for Puck magazine, as well as published cartoons and over 20 vintage publications. 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