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Mabel Mabel Tiger Trainer Screening

03/25 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

The film uncovers the real story behind the most famous woman of her time as told in her words, from her relatives, her protégés, and today’s female tiger trainers who follow in her footsteps. Q&A with director Leslie Zemeckis to follow screening. More

April 6th

Members-Only Preview

04/06 6:00–8:00 p.m.

Be the first to see Amplified! More

April 18th

Civic Talks: Chicago Blues

04/18 6:30 p.m.

Delve into the stories behind Amplified with its curator and CHM director of curatorial affairs Joy L. Bivins and legendary blues harmonica player and singer Billy Branch. More
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Remembering Dr. King’s Legacy

Posted under Exhibitions by Guest author

CHM curatorial assistant Brittany Hutchinson reflects on her work for our newest exhibition, Remembering Dr. King: 1929–1968. The entrance to Remembering Dr. King. Photograph by CHM staff At the Chicago History Museum, we are honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with an exhibition, Remembering Dr. King: 1929–1968. It includes objects More

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