Top Five Public Museum Exhibits Driving Distance from Chicago

Itching to take a short road trip to witness the Fall colors in bloom, but need a destination? Head to one of CMB's top five public museum exhibits for some Fall fun! 1. Civil War Museum 5400 1st … [Read more...]

Take a Museum Break in Elmhurst!

Looking for a fun adventure outside the city look no further than Elmhurst. Elmhurst has its own historical museum with a candy display, a fantastic collection of rocks and minerals at the Lizzardro … [Read more...]

Milwaukee Art Museum and the Free First Thursday

Every first Thursday of every month the Milwaukee Art Museum is free and open to the public. The parking is eight dollars, but a short side trip to the north can take those rainy, cold, snowy, grey … [Read more...]

Christmas in Springfield

This year December has been unseasonably warm here in Chicago, but that does not stop Christmas from coming. The kids are out of school, the stockings are all hung with care, and soon Saint Nicholas … [Read more...]

Hoooowwl! It’s the Feast of the Hunter’s Moon

This year at the Feast of the Hunter's Moon the rain did not stop the festivities; just made it a little cold and wet.  On September 24th and 25th The Feast of the Hunter's Moon had travelers from … [Read more...]

Old World Wisconsin or Bust

The cold and rainy weather is coming, but a trip to look forward to in the Spring when the trees are blooming and the prairie is smelling of sweet honeysuckle when Wisconsin will soon be beckoning … [Read more...]