FREE for students and requisite number of chaperones
Grades K–8: FREE for students and the requisite number of chaperones Grades 9-12: reduced admission of $11.00/student, with the requisite number of chaperones free of charge
Extra adults must pay the current adult admission rate for groups: Illinois Residents: $20* Non-Illinois: $23 Payment for students and extra adults must be received at least two weeks in advance of your scheduled visit.
Please Note Groups that arrive either without a confirmation or without having made advance payment, if required, must pay the regular student and adult admission rates for all group members on site. The policy of admitting children 14 and under for free does not apply to school groups.
Regular Admission Rates
Students: $12 Adults: $23 Illinois residents: $20* Chicago residents: $18*
7 hours 1 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago #TBT 1996: A lion’s job is never done. The Art Institute’s faithful companions look over Michigan Avenue, 103 years after they first arrived at the museum.
11 hours 38 sec ago The Art Institute of Chicago NOW OPEN—The Shogun’s World: Japanese Maps from the 18th and 19th Centuries
Now on view in Gallery 107, The Shogun's World showcases the distinct beauty of Japanese mapmaking. These heavily image-based maps occasionally explore spiritual landscapes in addition to physical geography. The importance of spirituality in this tradition is shown in this detail from a mid-19th century map of Yokohama Harbor, where the legend color-codes not only landmarks like Buddhist temples, foreigners’ residences, and stone bridges, but also the locations of spiritually significant trees and rocks.