Season-Long Offerings

Great Mistletoe Ball

November 29–January 8
Grand Staircase

Steal a kiss with your sweetheart or snap a picture with your family under this monumental ball of merriment—it’s nearly four feet in diameter.

Free Gift Wrapping

November 29–December 24
Michigan Avenue Lobby

Cross some items off your holiday shopping list at the Museum Shop, and we'll make sure your presents look positively perfect.

A Taste of History and America

November 12–January 27
Terzo Piano, Museum Café, Caffè Moderno

The museum’s restaurants are taking their cue from the eagerly anticipated Art and Appetite with special menu options. Stop by and experience American history through all your senses.

The Art of Appetite

Thursdays in December, 5:00–7:30
Museum Café

Enjoy 12 delicious courses inspired by recipes included in the Art and Appetite exhibition catalogue. Courses include savories, sweets, and cocktails. Member discount applies.