International Museum of Surgical Science

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Weirdest Museums In Chicago

We do have a few museums that — while they may not be all that weird — are a bit offbeat, at least by Midwestern standards.

07/22/2013

The International Museum of Surgical Science in the Gold Coast neighborhood was originally a mansion, designed as a replica of an 18th century French chateau on the grounds of Versailles. (Credit: CBS)

Open House Tour Offers Behind The Scenes Peek At Chicago Architecture

A citywide architecture event this weekend will offer a peek inside spaces that are normally off-limits on most guided tours.

CBS 2–10/10/2012

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Guide To: North Avenue Beach

Yes, you could easily watch jets zoom overhead all day. Unfortunately, the Air & Water Show doesn’t last all day. What will you do with the rest of your time you spend at North Avenue Beach? Here’s a list of things to enjoy and and near North Avenue Beach. Don’t say we never gave you anything.

08/08/2011