• DANK Haus German American Cultural Center


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    About Us

    DANK Haus hosts over 150 programs per year including museum, art gallery, films, adult and child language education. Check out the calendar for details. Regular and special programming year round.


    Willkommen to our German American Cultural Center in the heart of Lincoln Square area
    See the beauty of this 91 year old building
    See the mystrious Schlaraffia Room form the German-speaking society founded in Prague
    Explore our Museum and learn about the German American migration through Chicago
    Come enjoy and party in our 5th flooe bar
    Celebrate your special day from view from our amazing Terrace
    See the magnificant Marunde Ball room


    Neighborhood Nights
    • Come enjoy a beverage with a spectacular experience in our iconic 2nd floor Brauhaus Room! A perfect place to meet your neighbors and socialize.
    • Thursday May 26, 2022
    Maifest | Celebrate with the DANK Haus!
    Open Haus Stammtisch - Schlagernacht with Pieptone!
    • Join us for an Open Haus Stammtisch featuring Schlagernacht with live entertainment by Pieptone, delicious German food and bier on tap, and amazing city views!
    • Friday Jun 17, 2022
    Kulturküche with Carol | Rahm Schnitzel
    • We are so excited to offer an in-person cooking class with Lincoln Square's own Chef Carol Himmel of Himmel's restaurant. Be sure to join us!
    • Wednesday Jun 22, 2022



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