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Commemorative Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, January 21

Commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. King at this family-friendly event. Enjoy a production of The MLK Project: The Fight for Civil Rights by Writers Theatre and a musical performance by the Chicago Chamber Choir along with storytelling and crafts that reflect his messages of peace and justice.

Museum admission is FREE for Illinois residents on Commemorative Days! Special family-friendly activities and performances are designed to honor and celebrate significant moments and figures in history. No RSVP needed. We look forward to seeing you!

The Details



21 st

10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

Event Location

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