- A behind-the-scenes look into our tours, programs and educational initiatives
- How CAC impacts and interprets Chicago
- An introduction to our expert staff, volunteers and partners
Latest Updates on Happening @CAC
How do you move a 700+ ton home? Very carefully. Especially if it’s one of only eight remaining historic homes in Chicago’s Prairie Avenue Historic District.
The Chicago Architecture Center (CAC) is one of the city’s most important and beloved nonprofit cultural organizations, with a fundamental mission, to quote Chicago Tribune Architectural Editor Blair Kamin, “to raise the city’s collective design IQ.”
Parks & Public Spaces
Chicago’s playscapes - parks, playgrounds and green spaces - bring Chicagoans and visitors outside to play.
What's new on the Riverwalk?via CAC
Chicago has so many amazing stories to tell.
Local Frank Lloyd Wright buildings earn UNESCO World Heritage designationvia CAC
Innovation in Architecture
Architectural innovations like the steel-frame skyscraper have reshaped the built world's look and function. And every day, new technologies enable architects to address the challenges of the future.