Chicago History Minute

On August 28, 1968, thousands of protesters are stopped from marching on the Democratic National Convention. Protesters and police both were injured, and 83 million Americans watched on TV.
> Learn more

Home | Plan a Visit | Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Educator Programs

Professional development programs provide rich and unique experiences with history.

> Educator Programs

Exploring the City

Discover Chicago with Chicago History Museum tours.

> Tours

Family Events

Join us for family-friendly programming inspired by our city's history!

> Family Events

Lectures & Seminars

Learn about and discuss our city's rich and riveting past.

> Lectures & Seminars

Member Events

Discover the special events we have planned for our members.

> Member events

Print Calendar

Download a copy of our print calendar.

> Summer 2014 Calendar (PDF)

> Fall 2014 Calendar (PDF)

Special Events

Special daytime and evening events.

> Special Events

Document Actions

Upcoming Events

Sheffield Stroll
Saturday, September 13

> Learn more

Upcoming Events

Free movies on our Uihlein Plaza this summer!

> Learn more

Upcoming Events

Explore the architecture of one of America’s last grand railway stations.

> Learn more

Upcoming Events

Cruise and delight in history over lunch.
Select Wednesdays

> Learn more