Off Site Development

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture will be closed on Thursday, December 17, 2015 due to an off site staff development meeting. We are sorry for any inconvenience and will reopen on Friday, December 18, 2015 at 10:00 am.      

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Painting Workshop – Mixed Media Hearts

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture and The Chicago Parks District presents:   PAINTING WORKSHOP- MIXED MEDIA HEARTS  with the artist Janice Aponte   First three Saturdays of November from 10am to 12pm at the Boathouse Gallery!   This free of charge family event involves a painting

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Wine & Cheese Tour with artist Oscar Luis Martinez

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture would like to invite you to Wine and Cheese Night. Tour the exhibit METAMORPHOSIS with the Artist Oscar Luis Martinez. Wednesday, October 7, 2015 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm  

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2nd Annual Gala "Raices"

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture (NMPRAC), will like to invite you to be a sponsor at our 2nd Annual Gala. RAICES: A Celebration of Our Roots. The event takes place on Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 6:00pm. at our fully restored 1894 historical landmark building, 3015 W. Division. Raices is the signature fundraising event

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Las Caras Lindas

Las Caras Lindas: Intervenciones Actuales Curator: Rubi Ramirez/Masks: Juan Pablo Vizcaino Exhibits from September 24, 2015- July 30, 2016 Artist: Agelilah Rosa, Consuelo Gotay, Sugeily Rodriguez Lebron, Zinthia Vazquez Viera, Abey Charron, Aby Ruiz, Nelson Sambolin, Elizam Escobar, Rafael Trelles, Javier y Jaime Suarez, Admin Torres, Alexis Bousquet, Jorge Daiz,

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Metamorphosis of Divine Entanglement

Las Caras Lindas: Oscar Luis Martinez Exhibit will run September24, 2015 – April 30, 2016

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NMPRAC will be closed for Private Events and Art Installations

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture will be closed September 15 – 26th due to Private Events and Art Installations. We apologize for any inconvenience. Our normal hours of operations are: Sunday-Monday (closed) Tuesday – Friday (10am – 4pm) Saturday: (10am – 1pm)   Please stop by

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There's a Coqui in My Shoe!

NMPRAC is hosting the book Reading and Signing of the wonderful book for children “There’s a Coqui in My Show!” by the award winning author Marisa de Jesus Paolicelli. This event will be on August 28 and August 29th from 10am – noon. This is a family event with a

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NMPRAC Gala

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture is getting ready for its   Annual Gala.

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Fourth of July

In honor of Independence Day, The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture will be closed Friday, July 3rd and Saturday, July 4th We wish you a Great and Happy 4th!!

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