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 dance, music, theater, and 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.