Ticket Information

Ticket Information

General Admission Pricing

Active military and their families receive 50% off of general admission:

Adult Admission*: $12.00
Seniors (65+): $8.00
Students (12-22): $8.00
Children (5-11): $6.00

*General admission is free for Museum members.

How To Purchase Tickets

Advance tickets can be purchased online for Box Office pickup.

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Member Admission

Members receive unlimited free admissions to all exhibitions.

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Tours and Group Visits

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The Doubletree Hotel & Conference Center-Chicago North Shore and the Residence Inn Chicago Wilmette are the preferred hotels of the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center.

Special Museum Rate Available for DoubleTree >

For additional lodging options, dining, transportation and activities on the North Shore, visit the Chicago’s North Shore Convention & Visitors Bureau.

Memorial Day Special Offer

Visitors who post the following message on Facebook, or Twitter will receive half-price admission on Memorial Day only:

In honor of the brave veterans and liberators who served our country, I am visiting the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center today to learn more about our history! #IHMinspired www.ilholocaustmuseum.org

In honor of the veterans & liberators who served our country, I am visiting @ihmec today to learn more about our history! #IHMinspired

Show the post at the admission window to receive the discounted admission.

Blue Star Museums

We extend our deepest thanks for those who sacrifice and fought so bravely and those who continue to do so. We are thrilled to offer free admission to all military personnel and their families beginning Memorial Day, May 25, through Labor Day, September 7 in participation with Blue Star Museums.

Click here for more information.

Bank of America’s Museums on Us Program

Visitors who present a valid Bank of America/Merrill Lynch ATM, credit or debit card, along with photo identification, will receive free admission on the first full weekend of each month. Admission benefits are not transferable and are valid for the cardholder only.

2015 Bank of America’s Museums on Us weekends are:

Jan. 3-4, Feb. 7-8, March 7-8, April 4-5, May 2-3, June 6-7, July 4-5, Aug. 1-2, Sept. 5-6, Oct. 3-4, Nov. 7-8, Dec. 5-6.



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