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This is it—your last chance to visit the U.S. Pizza Museum collection on display at the Roosevelt Collection!
EVENT (10/6): The 4th Annual Chicago Pizza Summit takes place Sunday, October 6, 2019 at Theater on the Lake, with two sessions (2–5pm and 6–9pm). Both sessions will feature a U.S. Pizza Museum Pizza Box Art Contest.
EVENT (10/12): To celebrate the end of our extended run at the Roosevelt Collection, the U.S. Pizza Museum is partnering with Glitty Bitties Variety to present a comedy and music variety show with proceeds benefiting Pilot Light. There will be free pizza courtesy of Piece Pizzeria and Brewery, while supplies last.
EVENT (9/5):The U.S. Pizza Museum is thrilled to host ASL Chicago for an ASL Slam on National Cheese Pizza Day!
EVENT (8/24): A taste of New Haven, Connecticut is coming to the U.S. Pizza Museum in Chicago! Author and historian, Colin M. Caplan, has curated an exhibit about the unique history of pizza in New Haven. U.S. Pizza Museum Founder and Director, Kendall Bruns, will join Caplan for a discussion followed by a book signing and a screening of Pizza, A Love Story. There will be a post-film Q&A with director, Gorman Bechard.
EVENT (8/19): To celebrate our 1st anniversary at the Roosevelt Collection, the U.S. Pizza Museum is partnering with Glitty Bitties Variety to present a comedy and music variety show with proceeds benefiting Lakeview Pantry.
EVENT (7/20): Ever wonder what happened to the Noid from Domino's Pizza or where the Little Caesars dude came from? Join Enzo (from “Son of a Pizza Man” on YouTube) as he talks about the fascinating world of pizza mascots and how they influenced pizza pop culture! Pizza! Pizza!
PIZZA NEWS: The U.S. Pizza Museum at the Roosevelt Collection is growing with additional gallery space and over 100 new items on display beginning 5/31!
PIZZA NEWS: Jon Porter of Chicago Pizza Tours recently interviewed U.S. Pizza Museum Founder and Director Kendall Bruns for PMQ Pizza Magazine.
EVENT (May 4): Celebrate our favorite holiday about a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away at the U.S. Pizza Museum! We'll have vintage pizza-themed Star Wars memorabilia on display and U.S. Pizza Museum Founder and Director Kendall Bruns will give a presentation about how two of America's favorite things have been intertwined over the years.