Lost German Chicago

This book traces German life through the tumultuous events of the Beer Riots, Haymarket Affair, Prohibition, and America's entry into two world wars and is a companion piece to the exhibition at DANK-Haus Museum.

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Translation Services

Do you have a family memento, letter or birth certificate and need German to English or English to German translation? We can translate legible documents starting at $40 a page.

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Family Tour Package

Come explore the DANK Haus and get a behind the scenes tour with one of our trained and talented docents. See it all, including the library, museum, ballroom, art gallery and more!

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Group Tours

Bring your club, school, organization or group to  the DANK Haus and get a behind the scenes tour with one of our trained and talented docents.  We specialize in educational tours, great for students of all ages. Tours available in English or German.

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Klett Books

Are you enrolled in our German Language School? Order your class workbooks online.

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Become A Member

Support the DANK Haus German American Cultural Center year round and get exclusive membership benefits. Enjoy discounted tickets for events, cooking classes, language school courses and more. $50 Individual / $75 Family

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Certificates For Sale!

Get ahead of the line and buy a gift certificate for one of 6 classes Pretzel Making Cooking Classes to be held in July and August 2020.

Gift Certificates


Show your German American Pride - Chicago Style with this 100% cotton tee. Sizes are limited. Price includes delivery to USA residents only.

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Chicago, IL 60625

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