Create historic moments in a place dedicated to embracing memories.
The Chicago History Museum offers several event spaces, an outdoor plaza, and even a theater to allow for gatherings of all sizes from intimate gatherings of 10 to large events of up to 1,500 people.
Weddings & Celebrations
The Chicago History Museum is a classic wedding destination in the heart of Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. With breathtaking views and beautiful Georgian-style architecture, our Chicago Room is the perfect setting for your unforgettable moment.
Host your presentation, conference, or board meeting during the day and add a cocktail reception in the Museum after-hours to unwind after a productive day.
NEW! Engagement Package
In the heart of Chicago’s Lincoln Park, we like to think of ourselves as a hidden gem! With its Georgian-style architecture and crystal chandelier, The Sanger P. Robinson Gallery provides a truly special setting for a proposal. Surrounded by classic features and paintings, we will place the ring in an exhibition-grade glass case set up in the middle of the space.
The Chicago History Museum is a place you can come back to and revisit these beautiful memories, whether it’s just after a stroll in the park or exploring our exhibitions.
- 1 hour in the Robinson Gallery, available Tuesday through Friday between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., and Saturday between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., depending on availability
- A glass case for the ring to be held
Let us be a part of your history!