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American Writers Museum

Exhibition HallsExhibition Hall
Sun - Sat 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Address: 180 N Michigan Ave, 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60601-7401

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  • imaginelifenow
    imaginelifenow
    chicago
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    Outstanding, creative, all ages, fun

    Love this place!! So many different things to do. I had a blast watching my college grad daughter try out the typewriters. “Where is the #1 key on this typewriter?” Each section is setup so creatively...

    Reviewed on /Date(1588848573000+0800)/
  • troyc125
    troyc125
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    This is a gem

    I had a meeting downtown and had an hour to kill. I visited this museum and lived it. A lot of displays worth reading. Was disappointed to not see Harper Lee or SE Hinton, but still a very comprehend ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1581832672000+0800)/
  • annX2206FC
    annX2206FC
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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    Surprisingly interactive!

    We had a great two-hour visit here. We were impressed with how interactive the exhibits were! We played several games and tried our hand at writing a story on different typewriters. Learned some inter...

    Reviewed on /Date(1581172789000+0800)/
  • klhchicago
    klhchicago
    Chicago, Illinois, USA
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    Interesting Place for a Small Dose of Literary History

    Right on Michigan Avenue tucked away on a floor or two above the ground which is a step into the history of assorted U.S. writers. This is a very approachable place and has great presentation on write...

    Reviewed on /Date(1578720377000+0800)/
  • Tramble
    Tramble
    Chicago, IL
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    Take the time - it TAKES time to read

    Engaging small museum and a good place to unwind and READ about writers, where their writing fits into the history of American history; there are some interactive displays which avid readers might enj...

    Reviewed on /Date(1578462574000+0800)/

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