Learn About Mummies at the Field Museum

Visit the Field Museum in Chicago to learn about mummies.

Looking for an interesting way to spend the upcoming weekend? Consider going down to the Field Museum — only a short drive or metro ride from our community — and explore the Mummies exhibition. What You Can Expect The exhibit opened in March 2018 and is currently available to the public until April 2019. This exhibition will take […]

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Check Out Chicago’s Best Cultural Centers

Crowds of people gather around the Cloud Gate sculpture in downtown Chicago, Illinois. Cloud Gate is also known as "The Bean" because of its shape and is a very popular attraction located in Millenium Park in Chicago.

Chicago boasts a long history as well as varied international heritage. The city is infused with rich cultural traditions, and they’re just waiting to be explored. Learn about Chicago’s immigrant roots by visiting the cultural centers of Chicago! These exciting centers are free to visit and just a short trip from Catalyst Chicago.   Cultural […]

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Learn & Explore: the Art Institute of Chicago

Chicago, IL, USA - January 2, 2009: Art Institute of Chicago at Christmas time. The two bronze lions which guard the entrance are decorated with wreaths with large red bows. Tourists are bustling about on a cold winter day.

Just ten minutes from Catalyst is a museum that dates back to 1879: the Art Institute of Chicago. The AIC has been in its current location since 1893 and offers visitors a glimpse of art from all over the world. Two bronze lions flank the entrance on Michigan Avenue, so you can’t miss it. These pieces […]

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