Chicago History Museum

Seven Reasons to Visit the Chicago History Museum With Your Family this Fall

The Chicago History Museum is a treasure trove of all things Chicago. With its collection of over 20 million items, including photographs, drawings, diaries, letters, costumes, textiles, sound recordings, films, books, newspapers, furniture and more, this museum will take your family back in time, from Chicago’s beginnings as a fur trading settlement to the bustling, …

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Happy Birthday, Chicago!

The City of Chicago is celebrating a birthday today, March 4, when it turns the ripe old age of 174. Chicago was incorporated as a city on March 4, 1837. There will be a birthday bash held today at the Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark Street, in the Gold Coast neighborhood, from 9:30 a.m. …

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