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Join Rolf Achilles, professor of historic preservation at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and author of Stained Glass in Houses of Worship, to explore some of Chicago’s most beautiful and non traditional sacred spaces.
Tour runs 3.5 to 4 hours and meets at the Chicago History Museum.
MEMBERS - LOGIN AT UPPER RIGHT BEFORE SELECTING TICKETS. Join Peter T. Alter, CHM chief historian and director of the Studs Terkel Center of Oral History, for a members-only tour of American Medina, then travel by bus to the Sabeel Center in Des Plaines, Illinois, for a tour of America-to-Zanzibar: Exhibit of Muslim Cultures with its director, K. Rizwan Kadir. Discover why Chicago is often referred to as the American Medina and see how Muslim culture is experienced around the world, including in the US. Tour includes admission to both exhibitions and transportation to and from the Sabeel Center, where a light lunch will be served. If you have any food allergies, please email [email protected] or call 312-799-2113. Meet at the Chicago History Museum.