Evening dress designs by Howard Greer; Jacques, Chicago; and Jenkins. (Courtesy Chicago History Museum)

Tracing American Fashion from ‘Siverscreen to Mainstream’

The 1930s were a defining decade for the U.S. At the Chicago History Museum, a new exhibit explores part of that era’s history you might not think of – fashion, and how Hollywood created a new look for American women.

Geoffrey Baer on the beach

Start Planning A Vacation Now!

Find twenty of the best vacation destinations within driving distance of Chicago – whether you seek stunning hiking trails, wild water parks, tranquil beaches, or just a quick escape from the city. Plus, learn some history of the places Chicagoans have been visiting for generations!

The Cat in the Hat, Nick and Sally in the thingamajigger

The Cat in the Hat Builds That! App

Let your kids see how science is fun, not hard! Introduce them to STEM concepts through games. They can build bridges, explore friction, and sort fun objects and tools in fantastical lands with the Cat in the Hat, Nick, and Sally.

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Heartstopping Canadian Helicopter Holiday

Enter the 2019 WTTW Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes by June 21 for the Spring Early Bird Prize:  A CMH Heli-Skiing & Summer Adventures Package in the Columbia Mountains. Take in the views of a lifetime.

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