Hours and Admission

Tuesday – Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Adults $20
Seniors $15
Students (with I.D.) $10
Educators (with I.D.) $10
Children 12 & under FREE
Active Military (with I.D.) FREE
Museum Members FREE

Buy Guided Tour Tickets

Advance ticket purchase for our guided tours is recommended but not required. Purchase tickets online or call 312-482-8933.

As we prepare for the opening of our next exhibition, regular general admission has been reduced to $15.

The Museum will be closed to the public February 11 - 15, 2019. It will reopen on Saturday, February 16, 2019.

The Museum is closed Mondays, the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Please note: Our second-floor galleries will be closed on January 8 + 9, 2019. The Maher Gallery will be closed on January 10, 2019. We appreciate your understanding as we transition our exhibition spaces. Thank you.


Our address is 40 East Erie Street, Chicago, IL

The Driehaus Museum is located on the north-east corner of Wabash and Erie, just two blocks west of Michigan Avenue.


Elevators service all three floors of the Driehaus Museum. The wheelchair accessible entrance is located at 50 East Erie Street, next door to the museum’s main entrance.


While we do not offer parking onsite, the Museum validates the following garage:
ROW Self-Park
50 East Ohio Street
Chicago, IL 60611

The rate is $15 for up to 6 hours.

Additional parking options are available through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app.

To reserve your parking spot, visit the Richard H. Driehaus Museum SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.


Our photography policy is available in our FAQ section.