Grantee Profile

Chicago Children's Museum

Grants to Chicago Children's Museum

  • $315,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 5 years)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — The Chicago Children's Museum provides developmentally appropriate, experiential education for children from birth to age ten. With 15 permanent, interactive exhibits and workshop spaces, educational programming, and community engagement programs, the Museum serves more than 700,000 visitors annually. This grant will support general operations of the Chicago Children's Museum, as well as new and existing exhibitions, visual and performing arts programming, accessibility initiatives and planning for the Museum's expansion.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over five years).

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over five years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Chicago Children's Museum $815,000 between 2003 and 2014.