Masks required in Abakanowicz Research Center; optional for rest of Museum more


Members’ Holiday Party

Save the date for this annual favorite! More details to come as the date approaches.


Documentary Screening | Supreme Models

FASHION, GLAMOUR, HISTORY! The Costume Council of the Chicago History Museum invites you to the Midwest premiere of Supreme Models, the documentary series based on Marcellas Reynolds’s bestselling book, Supreme Models: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Fashion. Join author and entertainment reporter Marcellas Reynolds and supermodel Veronica Webb at the Museum for a screening, panel More


The Chicago 7 Trial

September 24, 1969, marked the beginning of one of the most infamous trials in U.S. history for eight (later seven) activists linked to the protests that took place in response to the 1968 Democratic National Convention, held in Chicago at the International Amphitheatre on August 26‒29. Eight defendants, Rennie Davis, David Dellinger, John Froines, Tom More

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