Celebrate Ireland: Crossroads of Art and Design, 1690–1840 by using your member discount on select Irish drafts, available in the Member Lounge through June 7. Sláinte!
Located on the lower level, next to the Museum Café
Whether you're taking a break with a complimentary cup of coffee or tea, reading the latest museum catalogue, or connecting with a membership representative to sign up for an event, the lounge has become a must for every member's visit. Freshly renovated with a sleek new island bar and a shared barista station, where members can order cocktails, beer, wine, espresso drinks, and smoothies.* The space also includes a private outdoor summer patio in McKinlock Court, making the Member Lounge one of the most unique and inviting spaces in the museum.
Guests of members are always welcome in the lounge. Beverage service ends one hour before closing.
Thursdays, 5:00–7:30 Enjoy the camaraderie of fellow members and a cash bar with beer, wine, and specialty cocktails including the signature member cocktail, the Nighthawk. No reservations necessary; stop by and enjoy this member hot spot.
* Beer, wine, cocktails, and other specialty drinks are for purchase.
9 hours 32 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago NOW OPEN—Nothing says spring at the Art Institute like the opening of our gardens! Come by and soak up some sun.
11 hours 28 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago Our new Mindfulness Mondays program encourages us to take a break from life’s hectic pace and calm our minds with a look at art in the galleries.
Learn more at ARTicle and join us for our first Mindfulness Monday on March 30—http://bit.ly/1NdMwIB