Karneval Gala & Fundraiser

40%
Collected: $10,000.00
Goal: $25,000.00

DANK HAUS TOURS

Group Tours

We offer group tours for people of all ages. We welcome your club, organization, school, senior group, family and friends to schedule a Guided Tour of the DANK Haus. Your group will have a trained Museum Docent take your group through several key areas of the DANK Haus. The tour starts in our Museum featuring the permanent exhibit "Lost German Chicago"; a detailed look at the German immigration experience. Additional highlights include the Scharpenberg Art Gallery with rotating exhibits, Brewers, Bakers and Bratwurst exhibition, as well as architectural spaces such as the Marunde Ballroom, the Skyline Lounge, culminating in panoramic views of the city from our rooftop Terrasse. No tour would be complete with out a sneak peek into our famed "secret room" that is maintained by a secretive German-speaking society from Prague where the Schlaraffia Club meetings are held.

Tours must be booked a minimum of one week in advance. 

10 - 60 people per tour.

Tours for over 60 people require a 30 day advanced booking and 50% non-refundable deposit.

Speciality Tours and Themed Tours are available at an additional charge of $15 per person. Speciality Tours require 30 day advance booking and 50% non-refundable deposit. Choose from:

Cookie Decorating • Pretzel Making • Marzipan • German Sing-A-Longs

Tour Prices

$5 per person suggestion. Payment in cash or check at time of tour.

$15 per person fee for Specialty and Themed Tours. 50% non-refundable payment required; balance due at the end of the tour.

German Food Tours

Speciality Tours and Themed Tours are available at an additional charge of $15 per person. Speciality Tours require 30 day advance booking and 50% non-refundable deposit. Choose from:

Cookie Decorating • Pretzel Making • Marzipan • German Sing-A-Longs

Tour Prices

$5 per person suggestion. Payment in cash or check at time of tour.

$15 per person fee for Specialty and Themed Tours. 50% non-refundable payment required; balance due at the end of the tour.




Self Guided Tours

Everyone is welcome to tour the DANK Haus at their own lesiure Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM.  No appointment is necessary. Check in on the 2nd floor and receive a printed tour guide in English or German and travel through the following exhibits at your own pace:

Hamburg Immigration Panels - discover the rich and detailed history of the European port, Hamburg Germany, where most European immigrants to the United States of America started their journey. Included is information on retrieving your own families immigration records.

Brewers, Bakers and Bratwurst - an exhibition on the German influence in Lincoln Square along with featured memorabilia from the now defunct and much beloved Chicago Brauhaus Restaurant.

Museum - Lost German Chicago

Library - 7,000+ German Language Books

Scharpenberg Art Gallery - Rotating Art Exhibitions

Kaiser Wilheim I Portrait from the Columbian Expo


BOOK YOUR TOUR TODAY!

Group Tours

German Food Tours

Self-Guided Tours


Book your tour today! Please contact Rosa Gallagher at rosa@dankhaus.com or call (773) 561-9181 ext. 4 to schedule your tour. Thank you!



DANK Haus

4740 N. Western Avenue

Chicago, IL 60625

DANK Haus German American Cultural Center is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.DANK Haus German American Cultural Center does not discriminate based on race, color, sexuality, national origin, sex, disability or age.

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+1 (773) - 561-9181

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