Head to the American Writers Museum in downtown Chicago and celebrate the authors of all kinds of genres.

Visit the American Writers Museum with a Go Chicago pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • General admission to the American Writers Museum's permanent and temporary exhibits included
  • Visit plenty of other Chicago attractions with a Go Chicago pass

Poetry, lyrics, novels, speeches – every form of writing is covered at this novel museum. Connect with your favorite American authors and discover five centuries of literary history.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Sunday: 10AM - 5PM

Closings & Holidays

Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Know before you go

Getting In: Just show your Go Chicago pass at the American Writers Museum admission counter and you're in – there's no need to purchase individual tickets at any of the Chicago attractions included on your pass. 

Getting there

American Writers Museum

US, IL, Chicago, 60601, 180 Michigan Avenue,


180 Michigan Avenue,
Chicago, IL 60601
United States