Welcome to the finest Museum in Chicago showcasing the rich culture of the city’s proud Puerto Rican community. Experience a wealth of Arts — from exhibits to workshops — & a spirit and Culture unlike any other.
The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture (NMPRAC), a member of Museums in the Park, gratefully acknowledges the Chicago Park District's generous support.
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 fitting. After 15 years of […]
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, New York and Puerto Rico […]
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 WE ARE ALMOST READY TO […]