Chicago History Museum
The Chicago History Museum stands at the crossroads of America’s past and its future. If you live in Chicago or visit here and are curious about the city’s past, present, and future, the Museum should be your first stop.
We invite you to engage with our stories and make history yourself.
Stop by the North & Clark Café for breakfast, lunch, a snack, or a cup of coffee. Their affordable menu features regular selections and daily specials, so you can visit often and always try something new!
Find the perfect give in the Museum Story. You'll find books, DVDs, children’s toys,and more—all relating to Chicago and its history.
Becoming a member of the museum provides discounts and access to members-only activities and events.
Location1601 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614
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