“The Fifth Star Challenge”

CHICAGO HISTORY MUSEUM,
CHICAGO, IL

Objective:

To create a fun, large scale, multi-user experience for visitors to learn Chicago history by voting for an historic event they think merits adding to Chicago’s flag as a fifth star .

Services:

Services by WEATHERHEAD (in collaboration with the Chicago History Museum team and AV integrators Progressive Communications, Inc.): interactive development, graphic design, software design and development.

Description:

Participants can choose from 40 events and historical sites to try to add the next star to the Chicago flag. The vibrant, 12-foot long display includes a wall-to-wall map of Chicago with key details such as historical sites, notable citizens and significant events. The History Museum is located at 1601 N. Clark St. For more information, call 312-642-4600 or visit their website.