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Chicago Museums Illinois - Chicago museums offer tourists a chance to become more educated in the arenas of history, culture and art. One of the best museums in Chicago can be enjoyed through the Art Institute of Chicago, which features an impressive showing of exhibits.

The city is also filled with Chicago museums that focus on the culturally richness of various ethnicities. Native American culture is shown at the Mitchell Museum of the American Indian, where the beauty and details regarding Polish culture is offered at the Polish Museum of America. For more information on Chicago museums, you should gather popular brochures from the nearest visitor center within the city.

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DuSable Museum of African American History
740 East 56th Place
Chicago, Illinois
When you wish to trace the ins and outs of African American history, you will learn that the civil rights movement is a chapter in history that has shaped the way of the world today. At this Chicago museum, you will be able to explore both.

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Ernest Hemingway Museum
200 North Oak Park Avenue
Chicago, Illinois
When it comes to the rich stories told by a great storyteller, you might think of this great author. Here, you will encounter a museum that showcases the life and times of Ernest Hemingway.

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Mitchell Museum of the American Indian
2600 Central Park Avenue
Chicago, Illinois
To learn more about Native American culture, you may want to check out this museum situated on Central Park Ave. A host of interesting artifacts and arts can be enjoyed at this site.

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Oriental Institute Museum
1155 East 58th Street
Chicago, Illinois
This is a great chance to learn more about the Ancient Near East when paying a visit to this Chicago museum. This will also provide a gateway into the University of Chicago.

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Polish Museum of America
984 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, Illinois
Exploration of Polish history is made easy when taking the time to enter this pleasant museum. Tourists will encounter an impressive collection of Polish American Art.

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Spertus Museum
618 South Michigan Ave
Chicago, Illinois
To learn more about Jewish history and culture, you’re only a hop, skip and a jump away. The museum is situated within the Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies.

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MIT Museum
265 Massachusetts Avenue
Chicago, Massachusetts
There are plenty of scientific wonders to explore when visiting this museum. Many flock to this site just to catch a glimpse at all of the onsite holograms.

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Chicago Interesting Facts

  • Chicago is the third largest city in the United States
  • Chicago is home to over three million inhabitants
  • The fire of 1871 burned a significant part of Chicago.
  • Chicago quickly became known as ChicagoLand.
  • The Sears Tower, John Hancock Building, and the Amoco Building are three of the tallest buildings in the world.
  • Chicago holds more than 200 parades every year.
  • Chicago is home to the world’s largest public library holding over 2 million books.
  • Chicago is home to the world’s largest population of Poles outside of Warsaw.
  • Chicago holds the record for the world’s largest cookie and cracker factory.
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