Chicago History Museum
24th Annual Making History Awards
The Making History Awards pay tribute to the positive and enduring impact of some of our city’s extraordinary leaders while supporting the Chicago History Museum’s innovative programs.
The Chicago History Museum cares for, showcases, and interprets millions of authentic pieces of Chicago and U.S. history. Their ability to illuminate the past is a reminder of what really happened once upon a time, sheds light on the present and compellingly informs the future.
With more than 20 million authentic artifacts, the Chicago History Museum stands at the crossroads of our city’s – and America’s – past and future. The Museum offers unique, innovative and interesting glimpses into our history. Utilizing on-line initiatives and web-based podcasts, the Museum continues to evolve and adapt to our world’s changing needs, and reaches a global audience in the millions.