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Commemorative Day

Presidents’ Day

Monday, February 17

Discover the lives behind the legends of the American presidency through live music, family crafts, and storytelling for kids. Special events include a performance by the Chicago Brass Band as we honor the accomplishments of America’s presidents.

*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



17 th

10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Event Location

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum Sharing Chicago's Stories