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The Richard H. Driehaus Museum

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum Information


40 E Erie St, Chicago, IL 60611


River NorthStreeterville


The Richard H. Driehaus Museum engages and inspires the global community through exploration and ongoing conversations in art, architecture, and design of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Its permanent collection and temporary exhibitions are presented in an immersive experience within the restored Samuel Mayo Nickerson Mansion, completed in 1883, at the height of the Gilded Age. The Museum’s collection reflects and is inspired by the collecting interests, vision, and focus of its founder, the late Richard H. Driehaus.


Wednesday: 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
Thursday-Sunday: 11:00 AM-5:00 PM

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