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Celebrate Dad: Father's Day at the Museum
Sunday, June 15
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Complimentary general admission for fathers
This Father’s Day, we celebrate the men in our lives and the machines they love—automobiles. Weather permitting; two vintage cars from Chicago Vintage Motor Carriage will be displayed in front of the Driehaus Museum from noon until 3 p.m. All dads receive complimentary general admission to the Museum from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Please pardon our appearance as we restore the limestone stairs that lead to the front door of the Museum.
Mark Twain Lecture
Thursday, October 6
This lecture by Jennifer A. Greenhill, PhD., Associate Professor of Art History, American Art and Visual Culture, University of Southern California explore the creative possibilities offered by the comic press during the Gilded Age through the work of Mark Twain. Read more
Thursday, October 13
This second Nickerson Lecture by Moira Gallagher, Research Assistant in the American Wing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, brings to light the significant, yet little known cabinet making and decorating enterprise of George A. Schastey. Read more
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