The Art Institute brings the rich artistic traditions of the world to Chicago. Broaden your horizons further by traveling the globe with us.
From tours that explore the wealth of art and architecture of the Midwest to unforgettable trips abroad, Member Travel—enhanced by expertise only Art Institute study leaders and lecturers can provide—offers behind-the-scenes museum visits, privileged entrée to private collections and artists' homes, and the companionship of fellow Art Institute members.
Travel programs are offered exclusively to Art Institute members. To become a member, call (312) 499-4111 or join online.
For more information on travel programs, please call (312) 443-3115.
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1 day 17 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago TOMORROW at 4:00—See the world premiere of “The Electric Stage” by performance collective Manual Cinema.
Manual Cinema uses vintage overhead projectors, multiple screens, puppets, actors, live camera feeds, sound design, and a live music ensemble to create immersive visual stories on stage and screen.
1 day 19 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago A Sunday on La Grande Jatte has been among the museum’s most beloved paintings since it first entered the collection in 1926. ARTicle celebrates the birthday of Georges Seurat, with some fun facts about this pointillist masterpiece.
2 days 12 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago #TBT Ladies strike a pose in Blackstone Hall, 1909.
Demolished in 1958, the enormous two-story gallery once spanned the area between where the Asian art and Prints and Drawings galleries are today and housed over 150 plaster cast sculptures, many replicas of Greek and Roman art received as gifts from the French government.