Open House Chicago is back with a reimagined event for 2020. Running from October 16 through 25, 2020, The beloved architecture festival, hosted by the Chicago Architecture Center, will now span 10 days and more than 20 of Chicago’s unique neighborhoods. This year’s event includes both online and outdoor events that showcase the fascinating history, architecture, and culture of the city’s diverse neighborhoods. New this year - download the Open House Chicago experience to your smartphone. 

Josephinum is thrilled to be a part of Open House Chicago for the third year in a row.  Join us as we open the virtual doors to Josephinum Academy for this much anticipated event. We welcome you to visit in person to see the building exterior and campus at 1501 North Oakley Boulevard in Wicker Park. Please contact us at with any questions. 

Open House Chicago 2020 Virtual Tour Video

Josephinum Represents the Mid-Century Modern Era

The current Josephinum Academy building, completed in 1959, incorporates  some beautiful examples of mid-century modern era architectural features such as glass block, geometric patterns and terrazzo flooring. Read more about our building in our Josephinum Tour Guide below or download it HERE.

Josephinum Academy Photo Album