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Chicago museums and culture

Chicago museums and culture

Discover new worlds at our must-see museums and historic places.


Explore ancient Egyptian tombs, underwater worlds, Impressionist masterpieces, the depths of space, and beyond. From major exhibits to neighborhood cultural attractions, there’s a whole world to explore at Chicago’s renowned museums, galleries, and historic places.

Must-see museums

Jane Addams Hull-House Museum
Greenleaf Art Center
City Gallery at the Historic Water Tower
The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
Museum of Contemporary Photography
Pritzker Military Museum & Library
Hyde Park Art Center
Swedish American Museum
Chinese American Museum of Chicago
Cloudgate (The Bean) at night

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