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Pritzker Military Museum & Library, Chicago
(4.2/5 based on 35+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • It is nice place with an interesting atmosphere. However, it isn't a museum, it's a library. There were a few photos and posters, thats it. The library is impressive but certainly not a tourist attrac...  more »
  • A small, but interesting collection. The library clearly would be a good place for researchers, but the space had several interesting temporary exhibitions. Don't miss the Medal of Honor display. Woul...  more »
  • This is a very special place that is providing a great service to the country and to veterans. More of a library than a museum or maybe more of a research institute - whatever it is it does a great jo...  more »
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  • I visited the Pritzker Military Library during the Chicago Architecture Foundation's Open House Chicago 2013. What a treat! This amazing space is open to visitors for a nominal fee, opening a world of historical books, periodicals and displays highlighting our nation's military history. Colorful posters, photographs and multimedia exhibits will peak your interest in this material, as will the state-of-the-art theater, oral history room and computerized resources. Don't miss the Medal of Honor exhibit to see an actual Medal of Honor on display, as well as an interactive exhibit allowing you to review details of the complete Medal of Honor roll! This is a worthwhile diversion on your visit to the city, allowing you to not only experience the famous Monroe Building, but to take in a cultural museum experience as well.
  • Great place to see a bunch of history about any American war
  • I really enjoyed this place. The exhibits are very well thought out and informative.
  • I agree with the other five star ratings. Impressive!
  • Hard core military history.