Guided Tours

In addition to general self-guided admission, the Driehaus Museum offers a variety of daily guided tours.

Daily Tour Schedule*

10:30 a.m.    Best of Both: Tiffany & Museum Highlights
11:30 a.m.    Best of Both: Tiffany & Museum Highlights
1:30 p.m.    Best of Both: Tiffany & Museum Highlights
3:30 p.m.    Best of Both: Tiffany & Museum Highlights

Please Note: The Museum will be closed January 5-16, 2015 for annual repairs and deep-cleaning of the historic interiors.


*The Museum is closed Mondays, Easter Sunday, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Best of Both: Tiffany and Museum Highlights

This one-hour tour combines the best of both daily tours, featuring highlights from the Driehaus Museum’s inaugural exhibition, Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection, as well as an overview of the Museum’s history, restoration, and permanent collection.

Daily, 10:30 a.m.,11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.

Tour Length: 60 minutes
Cost: $5 with admission

Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tiffany at Twilight

Join a Best of Both: Tiffany and Museum Highlights special twilight tour during the Museum’s extended hours.

First and third Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. Subject to availability.

Tour Length: 60 minutes
Cost: $5 with Museum admission

Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Photo by Alexander Vertikoff for the Richard H. Driehaus Museum, 2011.

Exhibitions

Maker & Muse:
Women and Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry

Maker & Muse: Women and Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry features more than 250 exemplary works of art jewelry between the Victorian Era and theFirst World War, including cloak clasps, hair ornaments, pins, brooches, rings, bracelets, pendants, necklaces, and several tiaras. This groundbreaking exhibition illuminates the international proliferation of art jewelry through the lens of woman as its maker and muse.

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Featured Program

Santa Saturday 2
Saturdays, December 13 and 20

Celebrate the traditions of Gilded Age America that continue to make our winter holidays special! Read more

News

December 12, 2014
Driehaus Museum closed for part of January

The Museum will be closed January 5-16, 2015. Read more

December 01, 2014
Chicago’s Historic House Museums Launch New Website

At Home in Chicago celebrates the unexpected connections shared by more than twenty museums in and around Chicago. Read more