When it comes to world-class museums and cultural offerings, Chicago is second to no city. Don’t let winter slow down your inner explorer, Chicago Museum Week returns Jan. 18-26, 2018 with free and discounted admission, exclusive offers and special programs.
This year, Chicago Museum Week will expand to include exciting giveaways, including behind-the-scenes experiences, and new special exhibits and events. Additionally, many museums will offer free admission at various times throughout the celebration, and Illinois residents will receive 10 to 25% off admission at participating institutions. Whether you’re brand new to the city or a born-and-bred resident, Chicago Museum Week is the perfect opportunity to see new and exclusive exhibits, as well as experience Chicago's most beloved institutions in a whole new way. For more information, visit chicagomuseumweek.com.
Chicago Museum Week is presented by the 12 institutions of the Museums In the Park coalition:
Adler PlanetariumMuseum of Contemporary Art
The Art Institute of ChicagoMuseum of Science and Industry
Chicago History MuseumNational Museum of Mexican Art
DuSable Museum of African American History
The Field Museum
Lincoln Park ZooNational Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture
The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Chicago Museum Week
January 18-26, 2018
Visit the Chicago Museum Week website at chicagomuseumweek.com to see the full list of participating institutions, an entire schedule of events and special offers. Be sure to use the hashtag #ChicagoMuseumWeek to share your experiences and follow the celebration of these Chicago cultural institutions.