There's no need to get Art Institute of Chicago tickets as Go Chicago pass holders may get free admission.

Visit the Art Institute of Chicago with a Go Chicago pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • Get fast pass admission to the Chicago museum
  • Contemporary art, architecture and design on display
  • Audio tour guide included, available in English, French, Spanish & Chinese
  • Get a 10% discount in the museum cafe
  • Visit plenty of other Chicago attractions with the Go Chicago pass

If you're an art lover, don't miss a trip to the Art Institute of Chicago. Explore the thousands of artworks on display in the Chicago art museum including modern and contemporary art, architecture, design, photography, ancient artifacts, paintings, and more.

Hours of Operation

10:30 AM - 5PM 
*Last admission at 4:30PM
10:30 AM - 8PM

Closings & Holidays

Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. All holidays and hours are subject to change without notice.

Know before you go

Enter from Michigan Avenue using the middle set of doors labeled Fast Pass. You may also use the Modern Wing entrance on Monroe Avenue. Look for the Fast Pass signs once inside to skip the line. Your pass is accepted for gate admission until 4:30PM Friday-Wednesday and 7:30PM Thursday. Once inside the museum all guests are welcome to stay until closing.

Getting there

Art Institute of Chicago

US, IL, Chicago, 60603, 111 South Michigan Avenue (at Adams Street)


111 South Michigan Avenue (at Adams Street)
Chicago, IL 60603
United States

Closest Subway Stop

Take CTA: Brown, Orange, Purple, Pink, and Green lines to Adams St./Wabash Ave. stop. Red and blue lines to Monroe Street. Metra to Van Buren/Jackson and Buses #3, 4, 6, 7, 14, 126, 145, 147, and 151 to the museum.