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Location:1220 Kensington Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523
Phone:630-833-1616

Upcoming events

  • 10.16.2021 2:00 pm - 10.16.2021 3:00 pm

    Bruce McKay, author of Faust in Precious Stone, presents the history of cameos and the Roth Family of cameo carvers. He is a retired jewelry designer and manufacturer, gemologist, gem dealer, and teacher. Join him after the presentation for a book signing. His book is a companion to the Faust exhibit and available in the Museum Shop.

    In-person Lecture  – 2:00 p.m – Ages 8 yrs. and up – 60 minutes
    Regular Museum Admission – Museum Members Free
    Face Coverings Required – Register online here

  • 10.17.2021 2:00 pm - 10.17.2021 3:00 pm

    The Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra presents musicians Jean Hatmaker, cello and Francois Henkins, violin, performing two, twenty-five-minute performances at the Lizzadro Museum. Hatmaker and Henkins, who regularly perform together as members of Kontras Quartet, will play music inspired by the primary themes of the legend of Faust with a brief discussion on the music at the end of each session.

    Concert – 2:00 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.– 25-minute sessions – All Ages Welcome
    Limited Capacity  – 
    Regular Museum Admission – Museum Members Free
    Face coverings required – Register online here 

  • 10.23.2021 10:30 am - 10.23.2021 11:45 am

    Geologist Sara Kurth teaches the techniques for rock and mineral identification. All materials are included for identification of 10 specimens in individual kits. After the class, tour the Museum and complete a scavenger hunt. Completes the earth science badges for Cub and Boy Scouts.

    Activity  – 10:30 a.m – 60 minutes – Ages 8 yrs. and up
    $15 per person –  Museum Members receive 10% Discount with code
    Face Coverings Required – Reservations Required – Register online here

  • 10.23.2021 1:30 pm - 10.23.2021 2:15 pm

    Children can make their own gemstone jewelry with the Rockin’ Jewelry for kids. Learn to make a necklace, a keychain, and a pin. All materials included in individual kits. After the class, tour the Museum and complete a scavenger hunt. Completes the Jewelry Badge for Girl Scouts.

    Activity  – 1:30 p.m – 45 minutes – Ages 8 yrs. and up
    $15 per person –  Museum Members receive 10% Discount with code
    Face Coverings Required – Reservations Required – Register online here

  • 10.24.2021 2:00 pm - 10.24.2021 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 10.31.2021 2:00 pm - 10.31.2021 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 11.06.2021 2:00 pm - 11.06.2021 3:00 pm

    Conservators from The Conservation Center will present on their work on the Imperial Screen, recently restored in their Chicago-based workshop. Restoring this treasure of the Lizzadro Collection took seven months of dedicated work by the Conservation Center’s team of Furniture Conservators.

    In-person Lecture – 2 p.m. – 60 minutes – Ages 8 years  & up
    Regular Museum Admission – Museum Members Free
    Face Coverings Required – Register online here

  • 11.07.2021 2:00 pm - 11.07.2021 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 11.14.2021 2:00 pm - 11.14.2021 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 11.20.2021 10:30 am - 11.20.2021 11:45 am

    Geologist Sara Kurth teaches the techniques for rock and mineral identification. All materials are included for identification of 10 specimens in individual kits. After the class, tour the Museum and complete a scavenger hunt. Completes the earth science badges for Cub and Boy Scouts.

    Activity  – 10:30 a.m – 60 minutes – Ages 8 yrs. and up
    $15 per person –  Museum Members receive 10% Discount with code
    Face Coverings Required – Reservations Required – Register online here

  • 11.21.2021 2:00 pm - 11.21.2021 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 11.28.2021 2:00 pm - 11.28.2021 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 12.04.2021 10:30 am - 12.04.2021 4:00 pm

    Join In A Twist artists to learn how to make beautiful small trees using gemstones and wire. If you can count, you can join! The artists work with all ages to make these beautiful trees to take home. They never need water and make a great gift.

    Workshop – Three 30-minute sessions – 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.
    Ages 5 years to Adult – Fee: $20 per person – $15 for Museum Members
    Face coverings required – Register online here 

  • 12.05.2021 2:00 pm - 12.05.2021 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 12.12.2021 2:00 pm - 12.12.2021 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 12.18.2021 1:30 pm - 12.18.2021 2:15 pm

    Children can make their own gemstone jewelry with the Rockin’ Jewelry for kids. Learn to make a necklace, a keychain, and a pin. All materials included in individual kits. After the class, tour the Museum and complete a scavenger hunt. Completes the Jewelry Badge for Girl Scouts.

    Activity  – 1:30 p.m – 45 minutes – Ages 8 yrs. and up
    $15 per person –  Museum Members receive 10% Discount with code
    Face Coverings Required – Reservations Required – Register online here

  • 12.19.2021 2:00 pm - 12.19.2021 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 12.26.2021 2:00 pm - 12.26.2021 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 01.02.2022 2:00 pm - 01.02.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 01.09.2022 2:00 pm - 01.09.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 01.16.2022 2:00 pm - 01.16.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 01.23.2022 2:00 pm - 01.23.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 01.30.2022 2:00 pm - 01.30.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 02.06.2022 2:00 pm - 02.06.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 02.13.2022 2:00 pm - 02.13.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 02.20.2022 2:00 pm - 02.20.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 02.27.2022 2:00 pm - 02.27.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 03.06.2022 2:00 pm - 03.06.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 03.13.2022 2:00 pm - 03.13.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 03.20.2022 2:00 pm - 03.20.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 03.27.2022 2:00 pm - 03.27.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 04.03.2022 2:00 pm - 04.03.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission

  • 04.10.2022 2:00 pm - 04.10.2022 2:30 pm

    Visit the Roth studio in Germany and watch how a cameo is created with Dieter Roth, then see a video message from Andreas Roth about the Faust cameos and a close-up view of the largest two-sided cameo in the world: Faust Without an End.

    Every Sunday at 2 p.m. – 30 minute video in the Lecture Hall
    Face Coverings Required – Free With Museum Admission