A National Museum Celebrating American Writers
180 N. Michigan, 2nd Floor
T, W, F, Sa, Su: 10-5 Th: 10-8
The Museum will be OPEN Monday, Oct. 9

A National Museum Celebrating American Writers
180 N. Michigan, 2nd Floor
T, W, F, Sa, Su: 10-5 Th: 10-8
The Museum will be OPEN Monday, Oct. 9


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AWM welcomes media inquiries. Please contact the Director of Marketing and Events, Karie McGahan at
312-374-8764 or at mcgahan@americanwritersmuseum.org

 


Museum marvels: Chicago treasures worth a second look (or maybe a first)

July 20th, 2017
The Chicago Tribune listed 40 Chicago museums worth visiting, including the AWM as the #2 pick.

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Chicago: where words will never fail you

July 20th, 2017
The Toronto Star visited Chicago and featured the museum prominently alongside other literary events and places in Chicago.

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Sneak a Peek Inside the World’s 10 Best New Museums

July 17th, 2017
Fodor's Travel listed the AWM as the #1 Best new museum to visit this year.

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New Writers Museum Hosts CCF Benefit

June 29th, 2017
Library Journal attended and reported on the ALA CCF Annual Benefit hosted at the AWM.

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New Chicago Museum Celebrates Great Writing

June 26th, 2017
Leisure Group Travel Magazine visited the AWM and explored the exhibits.

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A Museum Honoring American Writers Opens in Chicago. But Where are the Books?

June 23rd, 2017
The Washington Post reviewed the museum, its founders, and the initial concept.

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Photos: New American Writers Museum in Chicago celebrates written word as a democratic medium

June 7th, 2017
The Library of America gives an overview of the AWM ribbon cutting and exhibit development.

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American Writers Museum Launches in Chicago

May 18th, 2017
World Literature Today reported on the opening of the American Writers Museum.

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