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Columbian Model & Exhibit Works


1528 W. Adams St., 2nd Floor


Near West Side


Sat, Oct 13: 9am - 5pm

Sun, Oct 14: Closed

Photography Prohibited


For more than 27 years, Columbian Model & Exhibit Works has created models and exhibits for real estate developers, museums and other clients around the world. Columbian Model & Exhibit Works created the models for the Chicago Architecture Center's new Chicago Model Experience, with more than 4,200 scale models of Chicago's buildings. The Columbian Model & Exhibit Works facility is equipped with laser-cutting and 3D-printing technology.

Behind the Scenes

Meet some of the best model-makers in the U.S., and tour their 10,000-square-foot studio space with laser cutters, large format and 3D printers and a computerized milling machine. Several scale models will be on display.