Museum Closure • Weds, January 18: All Day More


Presidents’ Day

Discover the lives behind the legends of the American presidency. Join us for live music, family crafts, and storytelling for kids. Special events include a performance by Chicago Brass Band and Meeting the Lincolns by With Lincoln Productions.

This year’s programming will feature orations by the winners of our Inspired by Lincoln speechwriting competition, which is open to students in grades 5 through 12.

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.

The Details



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10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

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Event Location

Chicago History Museum 

1601 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois 60614

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