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

City Gallery at the Historic Water Tower
The Flatiron Arts Building
Rogers Park/West Ridge Historical Society
Cambodian American Heritage Museum
The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
Bridgeport Art Center
Center on Halsted
The Art Gallery, LLC, – Asian Contemporary Art
National Museum of Gospel Music
Cloudgate (The Bean) at night

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