• 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


    Spring Flohmarkt (Flea Market)
    • Join the DANK Haus German American Cultural Center for our Spring Flohmarkt (flea market) on Saturday, February 5, 2022 from 10 am to 5 pm! Explore exciting, lo
    • Saturday Feb 5, 2022
    Kaffee, Kuchen, und Kino
    • Join us on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month for a free German language film screening!
    • Saturday Feb 5, 2022
    Neighborhood Nights
    • Come enjoy a beverage with a spectacular view from our Skyline Lounge & Terrace. Each 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month from 7-11 PM.
    • Thursday Feb 10, 2022
    • Join us Feierabend on Friday, February 11th at 7pm. Feierabend is the German concept of being done with work for the day - basically, time to relax with friends
    • Friday Feb 11, 2022
    • ?Need a night out, but don’t know what to do with the kids? DANK has you covered! Join us on Thursday, February 17th from 6-8 pm for a parent's night out.
    • Thursday Feb 17, 2022
    Open Haus Stammtisch - Karneval!
    • Friday February 18th is a night of fun at our Open Haus! This month’s theme is Karneval! Get in the mood and come wearing a festive hat of your choice.
    • Friday Feb 18, 2022
    Schubert, America, and the Police
    • The DANK Haus will host a piano and voice concert along with a historical presentation, in the 5th floor Marunde Ballroom.
    • Saturday Feb 19, 2022



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