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Private Events

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Portrait Current Exhibitions

Gilded Age at the Driehaus

September 8 - January 6

This fall the Driehaus Museum presents three exhibitions focusing on portraits from the Gilded Age and late 19th-century Chicago.

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Cocktail Event Upcoming Program

A Toast to the Gilded Age: American Craft Whiskey

Friday, October 5, 2018

Let the experts from FEW Spirits guide you through award-winning premium bourbon and rye whiskeys alongside creative cocktails, paired hors d’oeuvres and live music.

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Stony Island Exclusive Member Event

The Stony Island Arts Bank and A Johnson Publishing Story

Sunday, October 7

Members and their guests are invited to visit The Stony Island Arts Bank and view the dynamic “A Johnson Publishing Story” organized by Theaster Gates.

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Sappho Bronze

Object of the Month

This Neoclassical bronze sculpture of the archaic Greek poet Sappho, on display in the Smoking Room, is by the French artist James Pradier (1790-1852). 

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Engage with a community of like-minded enthusiasts about the Gilded Age, historic preservation, extraordinary craftsmanship, and good times!

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museum store

Visit Our New Online Store

Peruse a curated assortment of gifts that reflect the art, architecture and social mores of the period known as the Gilded Age.  

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The best way to be in the know about upcoming programs, exhibitions, and events at the Driehaus Museum is to sign up for our e-newsletter.

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Visitor Entrance

40 East Erie Street
Chicago, Illinois 60611


Tuesday–Sunday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Guided Tours

Daily, 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m.,
1:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.


Adults - $20
Seniors (65+) - $15
Students (with I.D.) - $10
Educators (with I.D.) - $10
Children 12 and under - Free
Active military personnel - Free
Museum Members - Free