IMPORTANT: CMM will be CLOSED on Thanksgiving, Thurs. Nov. 23rd

Please be aware that on Thursday Nov. 23rd, Thanksgiving, the CMM will NOT be open to the public. Normal open hours will resume Friday, Nov. 24th. Thank you and have a great holiday! 

Read October Operations Board Meeting Minutes Here

October meeting minutes

Great Non- Profits Top Rated Awards- Help Us Achieve!

If you love our work then tell the world! Stories about us from people like you will help us make an even bigger impact in our community. GreatNonprofits – the #1 source of nonprofit stories and feedback – is honoring highly regarded nonprofits with their 2017 Top-Rated List. Won’t you help us raise visibility for […]

In Case You Missed It- View Pics From OHC2017 Weekend Here

This past weekend the CMM participated in the 2017 Open House Chicago Festival. It was such an awesome experience for the CMM, overseeing close to 1,000 visitors in just two days! “It was gratifying to see the appreciative response from all of our visitors and we were very pleased to see a number of them […]

Read September Operations Board Meeting Minutes Here

September Operations Board Meeting Minutes

“If you want to learn more about the days when Chicago was the busiest port in the country—and how the Great Lakes have shaped our history—take a tour with Executive Director Kellogg “Ked” Fairbank of the new Chicago Maritime Museum.” — Classic Chicago Magazine


Chicago Maritime Museum Named 2017 Open House Chicago Site!

On October 14-15, explore more than 200 cool places all over Chicago, from iconic downtown skyscrapers to hidden gems in the city’s diverse neighborhoods and suburbs including the Chicago Maritime Museum. “The Chicago Maritime Museum was established to tell the story of Chicago as a maritime city, founded at a strategic confluence of waterways and […]

Read August 2017 Operating Board Minutes Here

August Minutes Meeting

Dirk Lohan named Chairman of Chicago Maritime Museum

Read June 2017 Operating Board Minutes Here

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