Posted Feb 15, 2019 We are excited and honored to have Skip Twardosz join us this Sunday to share Native American Anishinaabe stories of the past and present. This is a family-friendly event, and all are welcome! Image below is a detail of a mural depicting stories of the Anishinaabe in Roncesvalles, Toronto, unveiled in 2018.
Posted Feb 14, 2019 Happy Valentines Day! Did you know we currently have an exhibit on display through the end of the month featuring portraits from King Henry VIII's Court? Bring your Valentine to come check it out! (Disclaimer: All guests must have heads to visit the Museum ;) )
Posted Feb 9, 2019 What exactly is this new "From Curiosity to Science" exhibit about? It starts with cabinets of curiosity, filled with lots of cool, gross, unique and interesting specimens which made up the first collection of objects our Museum acquired...
Posted Feb 7, 2019 This Saturday is the AfricanAmerican Read-In! Adult and youth readers from our community lend their voices to poetry, essays, short stories, and children's books by African American authors. This year's program also features a performance by Chicago storyteller Alice Collins.
Posted Feb 5, 2019 Make your sweetie their very own one-of-a-kind wine glass, or come out to celebrate Galentine's Day with the girls! Wine, beer, and sweet treats from Elsie Mae's Canning included! More details here:
Posted Feb 2, 2019 Don't sleep around today like a sloth, enjoy the warm up and come in to enjoy our Groundhog Day Sale! 25% off purchases in the gift shop, 35% if you're a member of the museum. (excludes books, cds, dvds, and consignments)
Posted Feb 1, 2019 Don't forget, our annual Groundhog Day Sale starts tomorrow! Shop for a new cozy scarf to endure a long winter, or look for a bright new wind chime to put out for an early spring...which will you be rooting for?
Posted Jan 29, 2019 Due to the low temperature, the Museums will be closed Wednesday. Stay safe, everyone!
Posted Jan 28, 2019 As a reminder, the Museums are closed today because of the storm. But when we open again, you can get all sorts of fun Bob Ross stuff in our Museum Gift Shop!