Tiffany Girls, Mozart, Millionaires and Murder: Fall Programs at the Driehaus Museum

September 03, 2014

Richard Driehaus Museum

Steps away from Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, the Richard H. Driehaus Museum gives guests a fascinating look into the palatial homes built by Chicago’s wealthy
Gilded Age magnates. Step back in time and into the stunning galleries, all elegantly furnished with pieces from the most celebrated designers of the late 19th and early 20th century, such as Louis Comfort Tiffany and the Herter Brothers.

The museum, housed in the 1879 mansion of Chicago banker Samuel Mayo Nickerson, stands as a premier example of historic preservation, offering visitors the chance to experience the end of the 19th century and the dawn of the 20th through its architecture, interiors, collection and exhibitions. While you can always visit the museum on your own, this upcoming fall’s outstanding lineup of fascinating lectures, concerts, tours and more. Here are six ways to immerse yourself in Driehaus Musuem.

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