Please note, the Modern by Design exhibition is temporarily closed for repairs and will reopen on April 27 More


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Muslims in Chicago: An Oral History

The Chicago History Museum is proud to collaborate and cohost the 2019 Muslims in Chicago Listening Party with the Sabeel Center. Since its inception in 2016, Muslims in Chicago has collected almost one hundred oral history interviews of American Muslims. This endeavor adds to the Museum’s existing collection, gives American Muslims a voice in a public More


Great Chicago Stories

                            Enrich your instruction with Great Chicago Stories, an award-winning suite of twelve historical fiction narratives and supporting classroom resources. Download the narratives, which were written and classroom-tested by local teachers, and corresponding artifact sets. Use the map interactive to see where More


History Happy Hour

Sick of the same old after-work grind? Grab your friends and head on over for History Happy Hour! This series features two drinks on us, and activities highlighting our collection and exhibitions. Join us, raise a glass, and learn more about this city you love! Must be 21+ to purchase a ticket to History Happy Hour. More

Chicago History Museum Sharing Chicago's Stories

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