An independent research library specializing in the humanities, the Newberry has been free and open to the public since 1887.An independent research library specializing in the humanities, the Newberry has been free and open to the public since 1887. The Newberry’s public programming reflects the subject strengths of its collection of 1.5 million books, 5 million manuscript pages, and 500,000 maps. Recent exhibitions have explored civilian life during the Civil War, Chicago’s complicated relationship with World War I, and the many ways love has been expressed in letters, music, Valentines, and even maps throughout the past 500 years of human history.
Countdown to 2019!
The countdown to 2019 has begun! We invite you to ring in the new year along The Magnificent Mile, complete with prix fixe menus, live music, mesmerizing views, and more. And if your resolutions can wait a few hours, keep the celebration going on New Year's Day!Read more Read more
Pandora's Holiday Gift Guide
This season give the gift of sparkle! Experience the new Holiday collections at Pandora Magnificent Mile and Water Tower Place. There really is no place like The Magnificent Mile in December. Holiday cheer fills the street, as well as the warm glow of the twinkling lights!Read more Read more
4 Beers We're Drinking this Holiday Season
Now that the holiday season is in full swing, there are more than a few opportunities to share a
beer with friends. So whether you’re going to your fifth ugly Christmas sweater party or just hanging out in front of the fireplace, here are four beers we recommend trying this holiday season.