April 15, 2015

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum Hosts Two Weekends of Its Highly Popular Annual Mother's Day Events

CHICAGO, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/—

Museum Store Mother’s Day Trunk Show – Saturday, May 2, 2015, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

With Mother’s Day quickly approaching and limited time to find that perfect gift, the Museum Store is bringing back its Mother’s Day spring trunk show.  There will be items from two of the Museum’s most popular vendors: Two’s Company and Tea Forte.  Two’s Company will have their representative, Dawn Benson, on hand from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. to discuss what inspires their designers and to help you pick out the perfect gift for Mom or perhaps even yourself.  Access to the Museum Store is included in your admission or feel free to just come in and shop and come back to browse the Museum on another date.

Mother’s Day Brunch – Sunday, May 10, 2015, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

This year, the Museum’s Gilded Age ballroom will be a bedazzling sight to see and the perfect place to treat Mom for an afternoon she will always cherish and remember.

Celebrate this special day beginning with a Prosecco toast, followed by a delicious buffet brunch catered by Jordan’s Food of Distinction.  Pianist Beckie Menzie, with vocalist Laura Freeman will perform a dazzling array of songs befitting with the occasion (requests welcome!). Capture the moment with a special complimentary keepsake photograph and don’t forget to visit the special exhibition, Maker & Muse: Women and Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry.

Tickets are $90 for adults and $45 for youths 13 and under, which includes admission to the Museum.  Advance ticket purchase is required.

For more upcoming programs, including exhibition-related events and guided tours, please visit DriehausMuseum.org.

About the Driehaus Museum

Steps away from Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, the Richard H. Driehaus Museum offers visitors a fascinating view of one of the few remaining examples of the palatial homes erected by the wealthy of America’s Gilded Age.  For more information about the Museum, its collection or offerings, please visit DriehausMuseum.org.

Members of the media may contact Lindsay Silk-Kremenak, Marketing Manager, for more information: 312 482 8933, ext. 39 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).  High-resolution images are available at http://www.driehausmuseum.org/press/images .

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