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The Art Institute of Chicago

422 locals recommend · Estimated price 3 out of 4 ·
Why locals recommend it
One of the biggest Museums in America with an amazing collection. The Modern Wing collections and Impressionists are my favorite. Also the best way to bring creative gift is to visit museum shop.
Nadia
Nadia
Lives in Chicago

Tips from locals

Kat
Kat
November 8, 2016
fantastic collection, sweeping views
Ami
Ami
November 3, 2016
Considered THE premiere top ranking museum of art in the world...
Wrigley Hostel
Wrigley Hostel
December 10, 2020
The Art Institute is among the best in the world. You can spend days wandering and admiring the many features at this museum.
Sarah
Sarah
October 18, 2019
Reenact Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Dawn And Ken
Dawn And Ken
October 11, 2020
You will find some the most famous works of art from the most incredible masters.
Phillip
Phillip
October 31, 2016
Rated Best Art Museum IN THE WORLD 2016
Estelle
Estelle
November 15, 2016
World Class! voted #2 in the world by Trip Advisor
Emily
Emily
March 6, 2016
The Art Institute of Chicago is an encyclopedic art museum located in Chicago's Grant Park. It features a collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art in its permanent collection
Antonio
Antonio
February 18, 2016
Experience contemporary, modern and historic artwork nearby!
Jeanine
Jeanine
February 13, 2016
The Art Institute of Chicago is an encyclopedic art museum located in Chicago's Grant Park. It features a collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art in its permanent collection.
Parijat
Parijat
February 9, 2016
A Must see! You can spend hours looking through this 4 story gallery from ancient history to modern .
Ying
Ying
May 8, 2016
For the artistically talented and appreciated groups.
Julie
Julie
November 8, 2016
Worth a visit! We have some of the most important art in the world here in Chicago. Remember that scene in Ferris Bueller's Day off where they're staring at that at Georges Seurat's "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte?" THAT'S THERE! Plus countless other works of art. My fave is all…
Randall
Randall
February 28, 2020
A must go-to if you are a fan of art. Perhaps the largest US collections of works from around the world, spanning the most significant time periods. Another one of Chicago's attractions you can't view in a single day.
Karin
Karin
September 11, 2020
One of the biggest art museums in the US with an amazing collection.
Andy
Andy
September 2, 2020
The Art Institute of Chicago in Grant Park, founded in 1879, is one of the oldest and largest art museums in the United States. Recognized for its curatorial efforts and popularity among visitors, the museum hosts approximately 1.5 million people annually. Its collection, stewarded by 11 curatorial…

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Location
111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603
Grant Park
Phone+1 312-443-3600
Websiteartic.edu
Credit cards
Yes (incl. American Express)
Wifi
Yes
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