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A project of @chicagoriver we celebrate the Chicago River and its bridges. Instagram @Bridgehousemuseum | Official hashtag #LoveYourRiver #TopoftheTower

Southwest tower (Michigan Ave)
Joined March 2010
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@BridgehouseMuse
Bridgehouse Museum
a month ago
We will be closing up for the 2021 season this Saturday, October 30th. Give us a call if you would like to make a reservation for a guided tour (11:30am and 2pm) or for a Bridge Lift Viewing (9:30am). Thanks for the great season!
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Bridgehouse Museum
2 months ago
Join us Monday, Sept. 27th at 12pm for our Free Lunchtime Lecture Series at The Bridgehouse Museum. Lectures are held outdoors on our Riverwalk Plaza at Michigan and Wacker. Iyana Simba from the @ilenviro will be giving her lecture, “Making Chicago Plastic-Free."
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Bridgehouse Museum
2 months ago
We will be participating in #OpenHouseChicago again this year!
@chiarchitecture
Chicago Architecture Center
2 months ago
It's here! SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: #OHC2021 sites have been revealed! Visit to see the complete list and plan your adventure! #OpenHouseChicago #Chicago #architecture #design
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Bridgehouse Museum
2 months ago
Due to inclement weather, our speaker series on Monday September 20th with Rachel Havrelock is being postponed. The event will now occur on Monday, October 4th at 12pm. Thank you.
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Bridgehouse Museum
2 months ago
Join us this Monday for this great look into these exciting plans.
@r_barc
Ross Barney Arch
2 months ago
Join Andrew Vesselinovitch and Marcus Malesh on Monday, September 13th at 12pm for a Lunchtime Lecture at the McCormick Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum (@BridgehouseMuse)! They will be discussing plans for the new Chicago Riverpark. #RossBarneyArchitects #ChicagoRiverpark
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Bridgehouse Museum
3 months ago
Today at noon, join us for our free, outdoor Lunchtime Lecture!
@Openlands
Openlands
3 months ago
Join @BridgehouseMuse tomorrow for their Lunchtime Lecture Series with Openlands' Laura Barghusen and Lillian Holden chatting about the African American Heritage Water Trail. The event will be at noon outside at the Bridgehouse Museum plaza and is free to the public!
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@BridgehouseMuse
Bridgehouse Museum
3 months ago
Join us this Monday for our Lunchtime Lecture Series with Laura Barghusen and Lillian Holden from @Openlands chatting about the African American Heritage Water Trail. Noon outside at the Bridgehouse Museum plaza and free to the public.
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Bridgehouse Museum
4 months ago
Our Lunchtime Lecture Series begins this Monday! This free speaker series on our plaza brings experts of river-related topics to give a casual 30 minute talk. Join us from 12:00-12:45 most Mondays in Aug and Sept.
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@BridgehouseMuse
Bridgehouse Museum
5 months ago
We are now offering guided tours of the museum! Saturday and Sunday at 11am and 2:30pm. $12 for a 30-45 minute tour of our 5-story Bridgehouse. Call 312-977-0227 to make a reservation. @chicagoriver @ChiRiverwalk
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Bridgehouse Museum
7 months ago
We are excited to open our doors for the 2021 season this Saturday, May 8th. After our opening day, we will operate Friday-Sunday from 10am to 5pm in May. Beginning in June we will extend our days to Thursday-Monday. Join us this weekend! @ChiRiverwalk
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@BridgehouseMuse
Bridgehouse Museum
7 months ago
We are hiring museum associates for the 2021 season. Are you a customer service professional interested in exposing thousands of people to the history of the Chicago River? Do you have a special interest in environmental issues? More info here:
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Bridgehouse Museum
8 months ago
Join us today for deep listening exercise with @FifthHouse at 2pm CST. Wash that stress away on your Thursday evening with this free program. Register here:
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Bridgehouse Museum
8 months ago
Sounds of the Chicago River: @FifthHouse partners with Friends of the Chicago River and the American Indian Center to present Deep Listening exercises to reconnect ourselves to the natural world through sound. Join tomorrow (3/18) at 2pm. Register:
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Friends of the Chicago River
9 months ago
2 PM Thursday, delve into a Deep Listening practice which integrates modern & indigenous Deep Listening activities with Native conservation practices, music-making, and storytelling, register now
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Bridgehouse Museum
9 months ago
Tomorrow! Join us for this interesting and free seminar. In partnership with @FifthHouse and @aicchicago at 2pm. Register today.
@chicagoriver
Friends of the Chicago River
9 months ago
At 2 PM this Thursday we partner with @FifthHouse and @aicchicago to present the second in a series of six virtual workshops and performances using Deep Listening to reconnect ourselves to the natural world through sound. Register now
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Bridgehouse Museum
a year ago
Two bridge lift viewings remain for the 2020 season. 10/24 (tomorrow) and 10/31. Make your reservation to join today. Info here: #chicagoriverwalk #chicagoriver #chicagomuseums #chicagobridges #bridgelift #bridgehousemuseum
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Bridgehouse Museum
a year ago
We will be closing early at 1pm tomorrow, Saturday Oct 17th. Thank you!
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@chicagoriver
Friends of the Chicago River
a year ago
The Bridgehouse Museum is open Thurs, Fri, & Sat. See a major refresh of the museum's exhibits that showcase a river teeming with wildlife. Bridge lift viewing every Sat. through Oct & special private rental viewings on Wednesdays. @BridgehouseMuse
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