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Meet the Servants
Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays in December
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Complimentary with Museum Admission
Have you ever wondered how Gilded Age families celebrated the holiday season? The Nickerson servants know the answers and are ready to share the secrets for a traditional Victorian holiday!
Gilded Age holiday traditions will come alive as Mrs. Williams and her staff share cookie recipes, reveal the latest 19th century holiday fashions, and explain holiday customs celebrated in Chicago. Look for them as you visit the Front Parlor, Dining Room, Sewing Room, and other rooms in the house.
Meet the Servants begins on Friday, December 6.
Saturday, December 12
Spider Saloff brings her signature holiday show to the Museum this holiday season! Read more
Maker & Muse Trunk Show
Saturday, December 19
Celebrate Maker & Muse: Women and Twentieth Century Art Jewelry and join us at our Vintage Jewelry Trunk Show. Read more
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