New Exhibits Chicago Week of 5/25/15

Museum of Contemporary Art Exhibit Opening: S, M, L, XL Go through four opening in this hands-on exhibit. As as visitor you can walk down a normal sized hallway that turns into an itty bitty … [Read more...]

Holiday Season 2012

Time to decorate the tree the with that shiny tinsel and holiday merry making! The Swedish American Museum's Brunk Children's Museum is one of the best decorated museums in Chicago.  The Christmas … [Read more...]

Big Draw Chicago 2012

This year, this month, and all this week are events for Big Draw Chicago for some of Chicago's best museums! Here's the calendar listing! The listing is in alphabetical order. See if your favorite … [Read more...]

Museum Free Days and Discount Days 2012

Do you have a random day off from work or looking to take the kiddos somewhere? Look no further than your nearest museum free and discount days. Many of Chicago's museum are free to Illinois residents … [Read more...]

CMB’s Museum Summer Drinking Special

Ever wonder where the closest watering hole is to your favorite museum? In this CMB special you will find out where the closest and best watering holes are including dive bars, jazz bars, and just … [Read more...]

Do you love astronaut ice cream, Bucky Balls, and Frank Lloyd Wright? Read Chicago’s museums’ favorite gift shop gear and stuff!

Are you are lover of the museum gift shop? Do you enjoy spending the last few minutes of a visit to a museum in the store? Well sometimes I find some of the best gear, jewelry, and stuff in the museum … [Read more...]

Holiday Wrap-up

This year the Chicago Museum Blog did so many Christmas and Holiday shows it is hard to begin and end the season of giving. Here are some highlights from the Shedd Aquarium's Holiday FantaSea Show, … [Read more...]

December’s Holiday Museum Events!

O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree how bad I want to see thee! It seems that some homes in the Chicago area have already gotten the Christmas bug well so has the Chicago Museum Blog. Here you will … [Read more...]

Top 10 Chicago Museums [According to Facebook]

Can you find your favorite museum on this list? Most Chicagoans should be able too. One would probably think that the Field Museum is the favorite, but you would be wrong; it’s the Art Institute of … [Read more...]

Museum Free Days for October 2011

Free is the place to be in October. With Autumn and cooler weather approaching kids and individuals will want some refuge from the chilly air.Head to Art Institute this month on Wednesday the 5th … [Read more...]