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On Tuesday, October 24th the Museum will have no public late hours due to a private event. More

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History Highlights

10/23 1:30 p.m.

Join our volunteer gallery interpreters for 30-minute tours of our permanent exhibition Chicago: Crossroads of America that focus on specific aspects of the city’s history. More

Tomorrow

Garden of the Dead

10/24 8:00 PM

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Tomorrow

No Tuesday Night Public Late Hours

10/24 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

On October 24th we will have no public late hours due to a private event. Hours will be from 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Tuesday late night hours will resume on October 31st. More
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Building Chicago: The Architectural Masterworks

Posted under Blog by Gary T. Johnson

                        John Zukowsky. Building Chicago: The Architectural Masterworks. New York, Rizzoli (2016). What sets this book apart is not only Zukowsky’s interpretation of the two-century sweep of Chicago architecture, but the way that he sheds light on the past few decades. He sees historicism More

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