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To the Chicago experience along with the Elmhurst Art Museum and Elmhurst College Library. All can... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
Terence M
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Chicago Imagist art at its best

A bit out of the way from the main gathering of galleries and museums, the Ed Paschke Art Center is... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2017
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Small little store front. Free entry. Easy walk from Jefferson blue line EL. Next to Jefferson Park. Fast food restaurants nearby as well as Gale Street Inn, a nice sit down restaurant.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We took the Blue Line out to Jefferson Park to see the art center. It was just a short walk from the train. We hadn't known much about Ed Paschke prior to our visit. They had a half hour video where he discusses art -...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

To the Chicago experience along with the Elmhurst Art Museum and Elmhurst College Library. All can be managed in a day trip to north-west Chicago.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Terence M
Reviewed May 28, 2017

A bit out of the way from the main gathering of galleries and museums, the Ed Paschke Art Center is an experience in Chicago Imagists that no other museum in the city offers. This is the place to see Chicago art of the 60s, 70s,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Rolf A
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

We took our kids (young thru adult) out for a family day and this was our first stop. We were really impressed with the center. The space is clean, light and airy and it was interesting learning more about Ed Paschke from a video running...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

You don't have to go downtown for relevant art. Jefferson Park is as far (or close) as you have to go!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Bruce S
Reviewed August 31, 2016

This fine, small museum houses a representative sample of the works of one of Chicago's, and the world's, great artists. Ed Paschke's use of color and his fascinating images reflect a whimsical, sometimes searing view of the world. As he said in the riveting film...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank EkimEvanston
Reviewed May 26, 2016

Every member of our group of 25 was smitten with the Ed Paschke Center. A spellbinding video allows to viewer to watch Paschke work, to watch him teach at Northwestern, to hear him talk about his work and its raison d'etre, to hear both his...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank hurdlehouse
Reviewed May 2, 2016

A great little museum dedicated to arguably Chicago's greatest artist. There is a nice selection of paintings and other works spanning the breadth of his career. There is a recreation of his studio with some works that were in progress at his death in 2004....More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank diggerdownChicago
Reviewed February 8, 2016

An hour is enough here. Right at the corner of Higgins and Milwaukee. Lots to learn about the Chicago artist Ed Paschke.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Response from lchicagolaw | Reviewed this property |
You could probably just park by the museum and walk across the street. There are quite a few little places nearby. If you need an actual recommendation, I think you should call the museum and ask whoever answers the phone.
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