The American Writers Museum aims to celebrate American authors past and present by engaging and educating the public through a variety of innovative and dynamic exhibitions. Submit an event request online at [5], The museum is located on the second floor of 180 N. Michigan, "An Everyman Museum to Celebrate American Writers", "American Writers Museum sneak peek: far-reaching, dramatic", "New American Writers Museum lets Prince's lyrics rub elbows with Hemingway's work", "American Writers Museum Settles in Chicago", American Writers Museum Announces Prime Michigan Avenue Space, "Writers museum in Chicago sets opening date", "New American Writers Museum is slated to open in 2017 on Michigan Avenue", "Fundraising begins for the American Writers Museum", "American Writers Museum: A Bookish Proposal", "Start-up Success Isn't Enough to Found a Museum", "American Writers Museum Set to Open on Chicago's Michigan Avenue -", "American Writer's Museum Visitor Experience", Grand opening of the American Writers Museum, May 15, 2017,, Infobox mapframe without OSM relation ID on Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 14 October 2020, at 11:55. Located in the heart of downtown Chicago on famed Michigan Avenue, this new cultural gem is just steps away from Millennium Park and other cultural attractions, and a number of Chicago’s major hotels. Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing), Experience Chicago online: Virtual tours & digital experiences, Where to celebrate Black History Month in Chicago, 11 must-see museums near the Chicago Loop, 12 unique Chicago museums that locals love, 5 Chicago must-sees for student & youth groups. The Readers Hall event space offers flexible seating and can accommodate small groups or larger gatherings up to 250 for heavy hors d’oeuvres events, cocktail parties, fundraisers, corporate meetings and more. Chicago, IL 60601, American Writers Museum Special exhibits free with paid admission: My America & Tools of the Trade American Writers Museum 180 N. Michigan Avenue, 2nd Floor Chicago, IL 60601 American Writers Museum Executive Offices 180 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 300 Chicago, IL 60601 312.374.8790 Subscribe to the Newsletter American Writers Museum donors at the $500 level and up receive discounted rental rates for private events. 56 Reviews (312) 374-8790 Website. 312.374.8790, Sign Up for American Writers Museum Newsletter. Any questions should be directed to, 312-374-8772.