1. Perusing the powerful and provocative photographs by Mexican photographer Pedro Meyer (through Feb. 1).
2. Browsing one of the best museum gift shops in Chicago.
3. Pouring over the most extensive and most complete collection of prints and other works by the late Carlos Cortez.
Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. Admission: Free More information: (312) 738-1503 or www.nationalmuseumofmexicanart.org.
What are your three favorite things about the National Museum of Mexican Art?