Group Visit Form - University PartnersPlease fill out the form to book your visit. Questions? See the frequently asked questions below.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Tues, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat, 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.”
- Sunday, noon–5:00 p.m.
The Museum is closed on Mondays, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.
Free individual general admission with college or university ID.
- By CTA bus: 22, 36, 72, 151, 156.
- By CTA train: The Brown Line Sedgwick station and Red Line Clark/Division station are about half a mile from the Museum.
- By car: Parking is conveniently located one block north of the Museum at 1730 N. Stockton Drive. CHM provides validation for Museum visitors. With validation, parking is priced at $10 for the day.
Simply fill out the university partner group reservation form above. A member of the Visitor Services team will confirm your request and reach out via email with further details regarding your visit. We may not be able to book guided tours on short notice.
Please direct additional inquiries about your visit to Visitor Services Manager Eleanor Hein by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 312.642.4600.
We currently offer guided tours of Chicago: Crossroads of America, Back Home: Polish Chicago, and City on Fire: Chicago 1871.
Please direct additional inquiries about room reservations and guided tours to the Adult Group Tours Manager Audrey Womack by emailing email@example.com or calling 312.799.2162.
Orientations to the Abakanowicz Research Center may be arranged via the university partner group reservation form. A member of the ARC staff will guide students through the process of conducting research at the Chicago History Museum and will highlight aspects of the collection that are germane to your course topic. ARC orientations must be scheduled to conclude prior to 11:30 a.m. so that research staff may prepare for public operations.