Free Admission on Dec 31 to Art Institute of Chicago

FREE FUN: If you just want to visit the Art Institute of Chicago, there will be free admission from 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday (Dec 31) instead of the usual free admission from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursdays due to it being New Year’s Eve and the Art Institute closing at 5 p.m. instead of 8 p.m. this week. Also, keep in mind that the Art Institute will be closed on New Year’s Day (Friday, 1/01).

Located at 111 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, this is a chance to enjoy the holidays at the Art Institute.  Visit the exhibition Apostles of Beauty: Arts and Crafts from Britain to Chicago’ and create a work of art inspired by patterns in the exhibition. The festival includes “Story Time,” a special activity for younger children, gallery walks through the exhibition and a visit by Artie the Lion.” Information:, (312) 857-7161.

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  1. Very informative post. Chicago is the 3rd largest city in United States. It was modern paintings that attracted me to the Art Institute in Chicago. It is second largest museum after Metropolitan Museum in New York.The museum is connected with School of arts institute of Chicago. Library is a on the ground floor of the museum, in Library there are all episode of art.There are charges of museum for entry.You can see Art Institute like Chicago Museum of Contemporary arts, Field Museum Of Natural Museum.

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