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Driehaus Museum


40 E. Erie Street, Chicago IL 60611

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The Richard H. Driehaus Museum explores the art, architecture, and design of the late 19th and early 20th centuries with a focus on the Gilded Age. The Museum is located just steps from the Magnificent Mile within the meticulously restored Nickerson Mansion, renowned as Gilded Age Chicago’s “Marble Palace.”

Group Amenities

Average Visit/Tour Length1 hour

Maximum Group Number100

Group Discounts Available

Minimum Size for Group Admission Rate10

Miles from O'Hare Airport19.0

Miles from Midway Airport11.0

Miles from Navy Pier

Miles from McCormick Place3.0

Miles from Downtown




American Express

Student Group Friendly

Special Interest Tours Offered

ADA Compliant

Number of Retail Stores

Hours of OperationWednesday: 11 am- 3 pmnThursday: 11 am-5 pmnFriday: 10 am-5 pmnSaturday: 10 am-5 pmnSunday: 11 am-5 pmnnPlease visit our website for reservations for our private guide-led tours.

Military Discount

Preferred Catering Providers

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing)125

Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated)60

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

Complete Buy-out Available

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing)125

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated)100

Max Venue Capacity125

Private Meeting Space Available

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Exterior of Driehaus MuseumThe Sculpture Gallery, Driehaus Museum, Photo by Alexander Vertikoff.jpgThe Drawing Room, Driehaus Museum, Photo by Alexander Vertikoff.jpgThe Main Hall, Driehaus Museum, Photo by Alexander Vertikoff, 2011.jpgExterior.JPG

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