Address
3121 Beacon st.
North Chicago, IL 60064
Hours
private tours are always booked ahead
Monday - Friday1 PM - 9 PM
Admissions
the tour is free
Museum Type(s)
Art
Services
Gift Shop
Group Tours
Staff
Kathy Maguire, Owner

Description

We give tours for any one who wants to know about the history of tattooing.

Inspired by the collection of C.W. Eldridge and Harriet Cohen of the Tattoo Archive in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Modern Tattoo Ltd. is proud to present Pops Collection: An Exhibit of American Tattooing. Since 1967, Pops has been collecting tattoo memorabilia and documenting the unique history of this often overlooked art form and important aspect of American history.

Mission

educating people about the history of tattooing

History

Modern tattoo has been at the same location since 1987 the museum collection dates back to the 1900's. Our collection covers most of the tattooers of that era.a very large collection of august cap coleman is here.

Artifacts Collections

Coleman, Rogers ,Sailor Barny,Rex Bennett ,Sailor Jerry, Lyle Tutle many more.

Research Collections

  • Coleman

Educational Programs

We have inhouse printing. We are publishing our first book title "The Collection", the second title "The Lost Ladies of Coleman," author Kathy Maguire

Facilities

Lots of space to walk around and enjoy your self

Publications

  • the collection
  • the lost ladies of coleman

ADA

Wheelchair Accessible

Parking

Restrooms

Services

Gift Shop

Group Tours