Art Institute Highlights

CityPASS admission to the Art Institute includes an audio tour and admission to all permanent collections and non-ticketed special exhibitions.

  • One of the world's finest Impressionist collections, including masterpieces by Monet, Degas, Renoir, Seurat, Gauguin, and Van Gogh
  • Masterpieces by Dalí, Matisse, Miró, Picasso, Pollock, and Warhol in the Modern Wing
  • Free art-making activities are available for children each weekend from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Free guided tours are available daily at 12:00 p.m.
  • The Family Room, which offers a variety of hands-on activities. Assemble puzzles based on masterpieces you’ll see in the galleries, build architectural wonders with colorful blocks, and learn about art through interactive stories and games at Curious Corner.
  • The Thorne Miniature Rooms, which have delighted generations of visitors—both young and old. These rooms offer a detailed view of European residences from the 16th century through the 1930s and American homes from the 17th century to 1940, not to mention a "heightened" sense of self.
  • Over 550 works from 4,000 years of art in Of Gods and Glamour, located in the beautiful Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Art