Glessner House Museum and its collection

Glessner House Museum

The John J. Glessner House , operated as the Glessner House , is an architecturally important 19th-century residence located at 1800 S. Prairie Avenue , Chicago, Illinois . It was designed in 1885–1886 by architect Henry Hobson Richardson and completed in late 1887. The property was designated a Chicago Landmark on October 14, 1970. The site was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on April 17, 1970, and as a National Historic Landmark on January 7, 1976.

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Glessner House Museum
South Indiana Avenue 1600
IL 60616 Chicago

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Opening hours

Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday at 11:30am, 1:00pm, and 2:30pm


5 – 12$12.00
5 – 12$12.00
13 – 18$17.00
13 – 18$17.00

Children under the age of 5 are currently not permitted on tours.


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Location & Map

South Indiana Avenue 1600, Chicago

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