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The museum is open from to . We have 6 exhibitions on view. There is 1 event.


Suggested admission is $12 for adults and $7 for students and seniors, and free for IL residents on Tuesdays.


The MCA is located at 220 East Chicago Avenue, near the L, bus routes, Divvy bikes, and paid parking.

Daily Tours

We offer free tours daily.

The Box Office is open during museum hours and available online any time.

MCA Cafe

The MCA Café is closed for construction. Our new restaurant, Marisol, opens this summer.


The store is open from to . You can also shop from home at


The museum is committed to being accessible to everyone.

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Our Visitor Service Associates answer our visitors’ most common questions. Don’t see yours? Let us know.

Facts and Figures

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The most popular day to visit