HomeComing – "That’s Puerto Rican"

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture (NMPRAC) is proud to announce the upcoming opening of the exhibition “HomeComing –That’s Puerto Rican” edition on Friday, January 30th, 2015 from 6 to 9pm. The second edition of Home Coming exhibition examines the work of Puerto Rican artists in Chicago

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NMPRAC Featured in Wedding Guide Magazine

The wedding of Jamielyn and Bryan, that took place this past summer here at the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture, was just featured in the December issue of Wedding Guide Chicago magazine.  We feel humbled and privileged to be included in such an important journey of your lives.  We

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Construction at NMPRAC

So many new and exciting renovations being completed at the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture.  The last few months have been focused on completing the interior of the building and now it’s time to focus on the exterior.  If you have recently passed by the NMPRAC, you

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Holiday Schedule

We will be closed December 24-January 5th for the holidays. On behalf of the museum and the board, we wish you a pleasant and safe Holiday and a Happy New Year.

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Thanksgiving

The museum will be open until 1:00pm November 26th and closed on November 27th and 28th. On behave of the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture we wish you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving!

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NMPRAC will be closed for Veterans Day

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture will be closed Tuesday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day.

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Barrio Arts Fest 2014: CELEBRATING THE POWER OF OUR ARTS COMMUNITY!

Sunday, September 7, 2014-Certainly, the 14th edition of Barrio Arts Fest (BAF) was a historical one, as the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture celebrated its long awaited renovation with a magnificent display of Puerto Rican contemporary art and its signature arts market that brought artists from Chicago,

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The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture celebrates its Historic Grand Opening

On Thursday, September 4th, the former Institute of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture re-opened its doors with a celebration of “Boricua” traditions and a new name. As the only Puerto Rican museum outside of Puerto Rico, the new name of The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture is very

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Thank You and Welcome to NMPRAC

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture would like to thank you for your patience as we conclude our several month long renovation of the second floor. In addition, we were able to repair the damage caused over the winter by pipes bursting on the first floor. BUT

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