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Two adults face away from the viewer looking at a large abstract painting, Francis Picabia's "Edtaonisl (Ecclesiastic)," 1913.



Due to the governor’s new directives for the state of Illinois, the museum is temporarily closed to visitors.

  • Face coverings worn over the nose and mouth are required for your entire museum visit.
  • A six-foot distance must be maintained from those not part of your visiting group.
  • Advance ticket purchase is required for the public. Members do not need to reserve tickets.
  • Anyone feeling unwell should postpone their visit for another time.
  • Our checkrooms are currently closed. Pack light, and remember some items—including large bags, backpacks, shopping bags, and food—are not allowed in the galleries.
  • Our amenities are temporarily limited: all restaurants, valet service, the Member Lounge, the libraries, and the Ryan Learning Center are currently unavailable.
  • Some galleries may have limited capacity or be temporarily closed.
  • Be mindful to abide by directional signage, including designated entrances and exits.
  • The Monet exhibition has a virtual line. Check in at the exhibition entrance to reserve your spot in line.

Museum Capacity

In accordance with city guidelines, the museum is operating at 25% capacity. To help you plan your visit, this chart illustrates the museum's popular times.

Please also note that some exhibitions, including Monet and Chicago, have virtual lines to limit capacity in those spaces. Visit the exhibition pages to learn more and see wait times.


  普通门票   博物馆和馆内商店在感恩节、圣诞节和元旦闭馆休息。 芝加哥居民   须出示芝加哥居住证明——有效证件,租约,账单,或者其他信件证明 伊利诺伊州居民   须出示伊利诺伊洲居住证明——有效证件,租约,账单,或者其他信件证明 快速通行证   持有快速通行证无需在普通游客窗口排队,并能优先进入需要购票的特展
成人 $25 $20 $22 $35
老年人(65或以上) $19 $14 $16 $29
学生 $19 $14 $16 $29
青少年(14-17岁) $19 免费 $16 $29
儿童 免费


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