Museum Store

You will find our beautiful Museum Store on the third floor of the Nickerson Mansion, housed in a former guest bedroom.

The Store offers a thoughtfully curated variety of unique gifts including vintage and handmade jewelry, textiles and housewares inspired by the Museum’s ornate interiors, a large selection of books, as well as other items relevant to the Gilded Age and historic architecture. The Store also features merchandise related to the current exhibition and the designs of Louis Comfort Tiffany’s glassworks.

Members receive 15% off in the Museum Store. Join today.

All proceeds from the Driehaus Museum Store support the exhibitions and programs of the Richard H. Driehaus Museum.

Museum Store hours are Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For additional information, please call 312-482-8933, ext. 40.

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Exhibitions

L'Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters

L’Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters features approximately 50 posters by the five grand masters of the medium: Jules Chéret, Eugène Grasset, Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, and Alphonse Mucha. The posters date from 1875 to 1910, the exuberant era in France known as the Belle Époque. These pioneering artists reigned in Paris during this period of artistic proliferation, defining a never-before-seen, and never forgotten, art form.

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Featured Program

Hats Off: Mother's Day Tea
Sunday, May 14

Join us for our annual Mother's Day Tea, hats optional, but encouraged! Relax in the Gilded Age luxury of our historic Ballroom while enjoying live music and an appearance from Chicago Millinery Collective. Read more

Featured Program

Jazz Cabaret - Dizzy at 100
Friday, May 19

Presented in partnership with WDCB, 90.9 FM. Don't miss the chance to hear some of the nation's foremost trumpeters reflect on the life and influence of a legendary virtuoso. Read more

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

August 13, 2016
The National Historic Preservation Act Commemorates 50 Years

President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the NHPA into law on October 15, 1966, to encourage Americans to identify and preserve our nation’s cultural and historic resources. Read more