Bridgehouse Museum Open for Summer Season

Tags: McCormick Bridgehouse and Chicago River Museum

The McCormick Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum opens Saturday, May 14 for the 2022 season.

The five-story landmark Michigan Avenue Bridgehouse, located on the Chicago Riverwalk, explores the complicated history of the river from glacial formation through modern revitalization and the work that brought the river back to life.

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The Bridgehouse Museum also celebrates Chicago’s world-famous movable bridges and allows visitors an up-close look at the massive gears and inner-workings of the bridge.

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The Bridgehouse Museum is open from Wednesday through Sunday from 10am to 5pm. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.through October. 

General admission is free for Friends of the Chicago River members, and $6 or less for non-members.