Willie Dixon's Blues Heaven Foundation would like to thank The Rolling Stones and BMG for their generous donation and their continued support of the Blues!


​This charitable gift will assist Willie Dixon's Blues Heaven Foundation with their continued endeavors promoting Blues music, as well as the ongoing preservation of the historic Chess Records building, where much of this music was recorded.  


On behalf of Willie Dixon's Blues Heaven Foundation, we thank you so very much!

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2120 S. Michigan Ave.

​Chicago, IL 60616

(312) 808-1286


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Tues - Sat:  12 - 4pm
Sunday & Monday:  closed 

**​​Tours every hour at 12, 1, 2 & 3pm!**

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$15 per adult
$10 for youth (ages 5-17)
$13 per person for groups of 20+ (except for youth prices)

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We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  Your donation of any amount is greatly appreciated!

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The world is incontestably a richer place because of WILLIE DIXON’S musical contributions alone. Believing that his work was not yet finished, Dixon devoted much of his time in the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s to the organization he founded, BLUES HEAVEN FOUNDATION. His vision was to allow the echoes of great American Blues to continue to develop, to encourage a new generation of blues greats and to provide for the on-going welfare of senior Blues musicians. 

EXTENDED until May 25th!


Many thanks to Consul General Herbert Quelle of the Consulate General Federal Republic of Germany in Chicago, 
AFBF Poster designer Günther Kieser, and Rheinhard Lorenz of L + R Archive in Eisenach.  The AFBF Exhibit is a wonderful addition to Willie Dixon’s Blues Heaven Foundation.  Vielen Dank!

World Premiere “Rolling Stones at Chess” Exhibit
Coming Soon!” 
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American Folk Blues Festival Exhibit EXTENDED until May 25th in the Blues Heaven Gallery!

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​Thank you for joining us each Thursday during the summer.  We had a great time and hope you did too!  Please check back HERE in May 2019 for next summer's concerts!