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Feb 27

These Evanston Museums Are Worth the Visit


It’s incredibly easy to find fun things to do, especially when you live close to the thriving metropolis of Chicago. But for those days when you just feel like staying close to home, are you wondering what to do in Evanston? Besides having some of the best views of Michigan Lake, Evanston also has a number of local attractions that are worth checking out and we’re here to make sure you know all about it. When you feel like spending a day wandering around a museum, here are two that are worth visiting.


Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art

40 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, IL 60208

This free public art museum is located right on Northwestern University’s campus and has a pretty awesome collection of classic and contemporary pieces.


Mitchell Museum of the American Indian

3001 Central Street, Evanston, IL 60201

Focusing exclusively on the history, culture, and art of North American native peoples, this is one museum you won’t just want to visit once.