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Make your visits to the Museum even more memorable. Become a Core member today.

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Core membership benefits include:

  • Unlimited Museum admission
  • Invitations to annual members events
  • Invitations to members-only previews of new exhibitions
  • Access to members-only parking
  • Discounts on all Museum tours, programs, events, and Chicago Line Cruises history tours
  • 10% discount at the Museum Store, North & Clark Café, and PhotoStore
  • Member e-newsletter and quarterly calendar
  • Access to members lounge at select events

Premium

The ultimate show of support deserves the ultimate perks. Become a Premium member today!

New benefit! Premium members receive membership privileges at over 800 North American museums via the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association®.

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Member + One Guest

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Premium membership benefits include all Core benefits plus:

  • NEW! Reciprocal membership privileges at over 800 participating museums across North America*.
  • Free parking for Museum visits ($9 value)
  • Subscription to Chicago History magazine
  • Two single-use Museum admission passes to share with friends or family
  • Priority registration for select programs and events

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Upcoming Member Events

Members’ Open House

06/28 5:00-9:00 p.m.

Don't miss your chance to go "behind the scenes" with Museum staff! More

    Chicago’s Blues, Jazz, and Folk Scene of the 1960s as Photographed by Raeburn Flerlage

    07/24 6:30 p.m.

    Delve into the vast history of blues, jazz, and, folk music in Chicago as seen in the photographs of Raeburn Flerlage. More

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