Past Tours


Edgar Miller's Pabst Blue Ribbon Mural in Milwaukee

 Photo Blue Ribbon Hall in the Pabst Brewery  ©Alexander Vertikoff

Photo Blue Ribbon Hall in the Pabst Brewery  ©Alexander Vertikoff

 

Sunday, August 19th, 2018 - 9:30-5:00: Pabst Murals and More! - Milwaukee, WI
This road trip toured Milwaukee to visit Pabst Mansion and the Best Place at the historic Pabst Brewery, which houses Miller's fantastic frescoes depicting the history of brewing and the story of Pabst Brewing Company. This tour included lunch at Jackson's Blue Ribbon Pub and a guided tour of Best Place by historian and chief steward Jim Haertel. And yes, beer was also included!  

 

Edgar Miller Site Tour

 Photo of Oakridge Mausoleum  ©Alexander Vertikoff

Photo of Oakridge Mausoleum  ©Alexander Vertikoff

 

Sunday, June 10th, 2018 - 9:30am - 4:30pm: Chicagoland Tour, Chicago, IL
This bus tour took us on a day-long excursion, stopping at sites around the greater Chicagoland area, including Miller’s incredible stained glasswork at the Oakridge Mausoleum in Hillside. Other stops included the First Congregational Church in Des Plaines, Northwestern University Technological Institute, and Emanuel Congregation Synagogue. This tour offered a rarely seen glimpse of Miller's extensive commissioned work.