General Admission to the museum includes all permanent and temporary exhibitions.
Next event2/22/2017 9:30 AM
OUT at CHM: Art AIDS and Activism in Chicago
How was art used to speak out about the AIDS pandemic, advocate for its victims, and critique public response to this health crisis? 5:30 p.m. reception, 6:30 p.m. program
Next event3/3/2017 5:30 PM
Exhibition Preview: Spies, Traitors and Saboteurs
Join us for an exclusive preview of Spies, Traitors, and Saboteurs, which invites us to consider how America strikes a balance between security and freedom in the twenty-first century. As you take in the exhibition, keep an eye out for Chicago-based content such as the Weathermen and the "Days of Rage."
Next event4/7/2017 5:30 PM
Chicago's on Fire Tour
Follow the Great Chicago Fire's path of destruction with historian Al Walavich.
Next event4/15/2017 1:00 PM
Gold Coast RUNning Tour
Savor the stories of early Chicago's rich and famous residents.
Next event5/13/2017 9:30 AM
Old Town Walking Tour
Step into the Old Town Triangle, where each structure has a story, from elaborate Queen Anne-style homes to balloon-frame cottages to the iconic St. Michael's Church.
Next event5/13/2017 10:00 AM
Playboy Walking Tour
The men's magazine that propelled the sexual revolution was first published in Chicago in 1953.
Next event5/13/2017 10:30 AM
Prohibition by the Barrel
Discover the story of Chicago's Prohibition with Paul Durica. Must be 21+
Next event5/13/2017 11:00 AM
Radicalism and Reaction Trolley Tour
Explore places significant to twentieth-century Chicago radicals with CHM historian Peter T Alter.
Next event5/13/2017 1:00 PM
Pilsen Murals Walking Tour
Walk through Pilsen and get the larger meaning behind the artwork in Chicago’s capital of Mexican culture.
Next event5/13/2017 2:00 PM
Above the City Train Tour
Explore the historic buildings and back porches of the North Side Brown Line on the city's most picturesque L line.
Next event5/14/2017 1:00 PM
The Old-Time Saloon Pre-Prohibition Drinking Culture in Chicago
Visit modern exemplars of old-time saloons with Northwesternprofessor and writer Bill Savage and discover how Chicagoans of all walks of life partook in the city’s drinking culture.
Next event5/14/2017 2:00 PM