Open House Chicago includes the West Town community area

Date: 
10/13/2016
StJohnCantius

St. John Cantius sanctuary

Of the 200 cool places to visit during the two-day Open House Chicago (OHC*) annual architecture event put on by the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) on Oct. 15 and 16, there will be eighteen open in Chicago's West Town Community Area. Six of those are in the Ukrainian Village.

This free event is an opportunity for everyone to experience some of the most wonderful architecture in the world, right here in Chicago. 

WestTwnCommMap

Chicago's Community Map shows all of West Town

While Chicago's West Town community goes from Kinzie on the south to Bloomingdale on the north, its eastern boundary is along the River and the western boundary is a bit more jagged. 

One of the neighborhoods within West Town is the Ukrainian Village

SEAKGallery

Art gallery within the Polish Museum of America

West Town
1611 W. Division St. 1611 W. Division; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 5pm; Sun, Oct 16: 9am - 5pm  

Bath House Cultural Center (Lincoln Street Bath House) 1019 N. Wolcott Ave.; Sat, Oct 15: 10am - 4pm; Sun, Oct 16: 10am - 4pm   

Chicago Scenic Studios 1315 N. North Branch St.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 5pm; Sun, Oct 16: Closed  

UNM

The Ukrainian National Museum

Chicago Tribune, Freedom Center 560 W. Grand Ave.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 4pm; Sun, Oct 16: Closed (This requires pre-registring 

Holy Trinity Polish Roman Catholic Mission 1118 N. Noble St.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 12pm, 3pm - 5pm;    Sun, Oct 16: Closed 

Kenar Studio 1007 N. Wolcott Ave.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 5pm; Sun, Oct 16: Closed 

Northwestern Settlement 1400 W. Augusta Blvd.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 1pm; Sun, Oct 16: 9am - 1pm 

Polish Museum of America 984 N. Milwaukee Ave.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 5pm; Sun, Oct 16: Closed 

St. John Cantius Roman Catholic Church  825 N. Carpenter St.; Sat, Oct 15: 12pm - 4pm; Sun, Oct 16: 3pm - 5pm 

St. Stanislaus Kostka Roman Catholic Church 1327 N. Noble St.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 4pm; Sun, Oct 16: 1pm - 4pm 

Studio Gang Architects (Polish National Alliance) 1520 W. Division St.; Sat, Oct 15: 12pm - 5pm; Sun, Oct 16: 12pm - 5pm  

VCNA Prairie Material 835 N. Peoria St.; Sat, Oct 15: Closed; Sun, Oct 16: 9am - 5pm  

StainGlass

Window in St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral

Ukrainian Village
Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Cathedral 1121 N. Leavitt St.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 12pm; Sun, Oct 16: 12pm - 5pm  

St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral 835 N. Oakley Blvd.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 5pm; Sun, Oct 16: 9am - 5pm  

St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral 2250 W. Cortez St.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 5pm; Sun, Oct 16: 12pm - 5pm  

Sts. Volodymyr & Olha Ukrainian Catholic Church 739 N. Oakley Blvd.; Sat, Oct 15: 10am - 5pm; Sun, Oct 16: Closed  

Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art 2320 W. Chicago Ave.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 5pm; Sun, Oct 16: 9am - 5pm 

Ukrainian National Museum 2249 W. Superior St.; Sat, Oct 15: 9am - 5pm; Sun, Oct 16: 9am - 5pm 

*OHC became a new initiative of CAF in 2011 and partners with community development and cultural organizations across the city. 

 


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