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A collection of online exhibitions offer the chance to soak up some culture from the comfort of your couch.
You can watch these colorful fish swim by on your laptop.
These are out favorite institutions devoted to art, history and science.
If you're exploring on a budget, check out these free-to-visit spots.
Find work from emerging artists at these community institutions.
Flanked by iconic bronze lions, this encyclopedic institution owns more than 300,000 artworks and artifacts from all over the world
Situated on the Northwestern University campus, this museum’s permanent collection boasts 4,000-plus works
Hop off the Red or Brown Line at Fullerton and take in an eclectic exhibit at the DePaul Art Museum
The MCA houses one of the largest collections of modern art in the nation and frequently hosts major touring exhibits
See a brilliant mix of archival and new photos at Columbia College's picture-perfect museum
The University of Chicago's fine art museum hosts a mixture of contemporary pieces and antiquities from its collection
After training in Venice and Rome, painter Domenikos Theotokopoulos moved to Spain in 1577 and began churning out work under the name "El Greco." This...
African painter and poet Malangatana Ngwenya (who was mostly known by his first name) spent his career blending elements of European modernism with the...
After the Nazis forced the closure of the German Bauhaus art school, prominent figures like László Moholy-Nagy and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe...
You won't just see the multicultural fashion of Nigerian-born British womenswear designer Duro Olowu on display in this unconventional exhibition, debuting...
Take a virtual-reality trip through time and space or enjoy the stars at this lakefront planetarium
This massive natural history museum still packs ’em in with more than 30 permanent exhibitions covering 300,000 square feet
Cull through thousands of archived photographs and curi and take in several permanent and temporary exhibits
This 75-year-old institution houses enduring favorites such as piranhas, frogs and snakes of the Amazon
If you’re into exhibits loaded with interactive bells and whistles, this expansive Hyde Park locale is your ticket
From prairie and river ecosystems to the biology of Ice Age–mammals, the focus at this Lincoln Park museum is vast and varied