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Virtual Member Event | Field Museum: 100 Years on Museum Campus

Wednesday, August 11

2021 marks the centennial of the Field Museum’s lakefront home, the first building on what is now known as Museum Campus. Over a century, the Museum Campus has morphed and changed. Join experts from the Field MuseumChicago Architecture Center, and Chicago History Museum as they share stories of Museum Campus over the past 100 years.

Not yet a CHM member or part of the Historical Alliance? It’s easy to join!

This virtual event runs approximately one hour. A Zoom link will be emailed to registrants 24 hours prior to the event.

Members and Historical Alliance should sign into their online accounts before reserving tickets. If you have any questions, please contact individual giving and annual fund manager Lauren Wissbaum at [email protected]


Featured Speakers

Carter O’Brien, Sustainability Officer, Field Museum




Maurice Champagne, Docent, Chicago Architecture Center




Peter T. Alter, Chief Historian and Director of the Studs Terkel Oral History Center, Chicago History Museum








The Details



11 th

6:30–7:30 p.m. CDT

Event Location


Chicago History Museum Sharing Chicago's Stories