Chicago Museums Exhibits NOW

Field Museum BEYOND BOLLYWOOD
The Beyond Bollywood Exhibit at the Field Museum

When people think of Chicago museums, many big name museums may first come to mind, such as the Field Museum, the Museum of Science and Industry Chicago or the Museum of Contemporary Art. At Picture This Post, we love all museums— even lesser known ones.

In this list, you will find museum exhibits open to the public today at select Chicago museums and Chicagoland museums as well. Some Chicago museums may even have free days!

Click the READ MORE buttons in the thumbnail descriptions below to find picture-rich descriptive reviews and/or previews of museum exhibits going on now!

As much as Picture this Post loves and supports Chicago museums, we urge you to check out the many other talents you will find on Chicago stages and cultural venues now.  Click to read about Chicago dancemusictheaterand more.

And, if you are a museum lover about to travel, please find many previews and reviews of global museums on the Picture this Post Travel pages.

  • Block Museum of Art Present PAINT THE EYES SOFTER: MUMMY PORTRAITS FROM ROMAN EGYPT Exhibit Preview

    Block Museum PAINT THE EYES

    Block Museum of Art Present the exhibit, Paint the Eyes Softer: Mummy Portraits from Roman Egypt" open to the public on January 13-April 22, 2018

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  • Gallery 400 Presents FÉLIX CANDELA'S CONCRETE SHELLS: AN ENGINEERED ARCHITECTURE FOR MÉXICO AND CHICAGO Exhibit Preview

    Gallery 400 FÉLIX CANDELA CONCRETE SHELLS

    Gallery 400 presents Félix Candela's Concrete Shells: An Engineered Architecture for México and Chicago, open to the public from January 19 to March 3, 2018

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  • The Hinsdale Historical Society Presents Their Trivia Night Preview

    The Hinsdale Historical Society presents their second annual trivia night on January 19, 2018 beginning at 7:30pm with door opening at 7:00pm.

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  • Historic Hotels of America Presents Palmer House Hilton Tour Review

    Historic Hotels of America Palmer House Hilton Tour

    Historic Hotels of America presents Palmer House Hiltons Tour- History is Hott! tour, great for architecture and history enthusiast!

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  • Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art Presents SMITHSONIAN GEMS

    Lizzadro Museum SMITHSONIAN GEMS

    Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art presents Smithsonian Gems, highlighting American jewelry designers and gems, exhibit open now until March 2018!

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  • National Museum of Mexican Art - PLACEMAKING AND LANDMARKS

    The National Museum of Mexican Art Presents PLACEMAKING AND LANDMARKS, a new exhibit for the Chicago Architectural Biennial August 29, 2017 - April 29, 2018

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  • Pritzker Military Museum and Library presents LEST WE FORGET exhibit Review - 100 Years of Remembering Over There - American involvement in World War I, 1917-1918

    Pritzker Military Museum and Library LEST WE FORGET exhibit Review - 100 Years of Remembering Over There

    Pritzker Military Museum and Library presents their new exhibit LEST WE FORGET: 100 Years of Remembering American involvement in World War I

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  • Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art Presents CIM Exhibit

    Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art CIM

    Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art Presents CIM exhibit of NY artists open to the public on December 1, 2018 until January 28, 2018.

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