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The Costume Council Celebrates Marchesa Co-Founders


Premiere Presidents’ Circle Honors presented to Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig Celebrate the co-founders of Marchesa, Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig, as the Costume Council of the Chicago History Museum presents them with their first-ever Presidents’ Circle Honors on Wednesday, October 25 at the Women’s Athletic Club. Join Event-Chair, Kathleen Haines-Finley, and co-chairs Michelle Bibergal, More

Cubs’ World Series Win Memorialized at the Museum


Chicago Cubs Donate Historic Memorabilia for Display Relive the  Chicago Cubs’ historic 2016 World Series win and view memorable artifacts donated and loaned by the Cubs at the Chicago History Museum beginning Sunday, September 17. “The Chicago Cubs donation is significant in many ways. Together, these objects provide Museum visitors with a powerful connection to More

‘RACE: Are We So Different’ Confronts Issues of Race in the United States


Exhibition Opens November 11 at the Chicago History Museum People are different. Throughout history, these differences have been a source of community, strength and personal identity. They have also been the basis for discrimination and oppression. The Chicago History Museum offers an unprecedented look at the history, science and social experiences of race and racism More

Dark Side of History Explores Chicago’s Underbelly


The Chicago History Museum Presents Spine-Tingling Events this Fall Season Join the Chicago History Museum this fall for a full lineup of spine-tingling events that explore Chicago’s historic underbelly. Events and tours around the city explore the city’s infamous incidents, devilish disturbances and cherished cemeteries. Al Capone’s Beer Wars Tuesday, October 10; 6 p.m. reception, More

Celebrate the 2017 Chicago Men’s Fashion Awards


Celebrity Guest Judge George Kotsiopoulous and Honorary Guest Helmut Jahn to be in attendance Celebrate Chicago’s best dressed men at the second annual Chicago Men’s Fashion Awards, presented by The Costume Council of the Chicago History Museum. Join co-chairs Quenten Schumacher, Peggy Martay, David Mordini and Karen Zupko on Tuesday, August 22 at The Gentleman’s More

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