October 26, 2016

Driehaus Museum Announces 2016 Late Fall and Holiday Programs

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum (40 E. Erie) presents fascinating new lectures, concerts and more for the upcoming season, and announces the final weeks of its special exhibition, With a Wink and a Nod: Cartoonists of the Gilded Age. 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