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

A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum
Ed Paschke Art Center
Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago
Wabash Arts Corridor
Spertus, A Center for Jewish Learning and Culture
The Polish Museum of America
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Chicago Association of Specialized Museums
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
Cloudgate (The Bean) at night

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