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Chicago, Illinois
History
The A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum was founded in 1995 by Lyn Hughes, its current director. The facility is located in the Historic Pullman District in Chicago. The facility is named after men who made history - Asa Philip Randolph and Pullman Porters who made up the membership of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters (BSCP) union.
Chicago, Illinois
Art, Children's, Culture, History
Blue Island, Illinois
Historical Society
Blue Island, Illinois
History, Library
Bridgeview, Illinois
Library
Chicago, Illinois
Children's
Calumet City, Illinois
History, Historical Society
Crestwood, Illinois
History
Chicago Heights, Illinois
Art
Chicago, Illinois
History, Historical Society
Houses information and articles in the Chicago Branch Public Library.
Chicago, Illinois
Art, History
Chicago, Illinois
Art, Culture, History
The DuSable Museum of African American History is dedicated to the collection, preservation, interpretation and dissemination of the history and culture of Africans and Americans of African descent.
Chicago, Illinois
History, Historical Society
Orland Park, Illinois
History
Homewood, Illinois
History, Historic House, Historical Society
The Dorband-Howe House Museum is the repository for Homewood's history. Museum hours are Tuesdays and Saturdays, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Chicago, Illinois
Chicago, Illinois
Historical Society, Park
Chicago, Illinois
History
Chicago, Illinois
Library
Lansing, Illinois
History
Chicago, Illinois
Art
Willow Springs, Illinois
Nature Centers
Matteson, Illinois
Art
Midlothian, Illinois
History, Historical Society
Chicago, Illinois
Anthropology, Arboretum, Archaeology, Children's, Natural History, Nature Centers, Science
Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry, one of the largest science museums in the world, is home to more than 35,000 artifacts and 400,000 square feet of hands-on exhibits designed to spark scientific inquiry and creativity.
Chicago, Illinois
Archaeology, Art, Culture, History, Library, University
The Institute helped launch the first era of exploration of humankind's remote past in the Near East, the cradle of civilization. Today its collection is of the most significant repositories of excavated art objects and artifacts from major archaeological sites in all of the Near East.
Orland Park, Illinois
Historical Society
South Holland, Illinois
History
Palos Park, Illinois
History, Historical Society
Chicago, Illinois
Art
Chicago, Illinois
Children's, History, Historical Society, Park
Riverdale, Illinois
Historical Society
Robbins, Illinois
Historical Society
Chicago, Illinois
Art
South Holland, Illinois
History
Chicago, Illinois
Art, Culture, University
As the art museum of the University of Chicago, the Smart Museum of Art is home to thought-provoking special exhibitions and a permanent collection that spans five thousand years of artistic creation.
South Holland, Illinois
Art, Culture
Homewood, Illinois
History
Tinley Park, Illinois
History, Historical Society, Park
South Holland, Illinois
History
Thornton, Illinois
History, Library
Palos Heights, Illinois
Culture, History, Park
Worth, Illinois
History, Historic House
The Historical Museum is located in Rooms 102 & 104 at the Terrace Center located at 11500 Beloit.  The project was funded by a grant written by past Museum Curator, Christine Brooks. The grant was from the Department of Natural Resources Illinois State Museum's Public Museum Capital Grants Program.