National Hellenic Museum opens in Greektown

December 10, 2011 4:14:36 PM PST
Chicago has one of the world's largest Greek populations and now Greektown is home to the new National Hellenic Museum.

The 40,000 square foot museum opened Saturday. Its first exhibit is titled "Gods, Myths and Mortals: Discover Ancient Greece."

The museum spans three floors and offers displays for people of all ages. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 dollars for seniors and students and $7 for children between three and 12.