Member Open House 2018
Join us for this annual favorite! This is your chance to explore our outstanding collection with those who spend time researching it and caring for it daily. Connect with curators, collection managers, historians, and other Museum staff to learn what goes on behind the scenes. With millions of artifacts in our care, you never know what you will find! The evening includes light refreshments and live music. This event is free for CHM members with advanced registration up to the quantity admitted under your membership.
When & Where
Delve into the vast history of blues, jazz, and, folk music in Chicago as seen in the photographs of Raeburn Flerlage. Take in a display of original prints and posters from the Museum’s collection featuring music legends—such as John Coltrane, Elizabeth Cotton, Muddy Waters, and Dizzy Gillespie—and discover the stories behind them in an engaging lecture. Light snacks and cash bar available.