Student Field Trips

School Field Trips

Planning and implementing a successful learning experience at the Illinois Holocaust Museum requires planning and preparation.  Please be sure to review our field trip registration, tour options, availability, policies, and pricing before registering for your visit.
Contact our Field Trip Team with any planning questions:

2015/2016 Field Trip Registration is now open!

Please check here for available dates in 2015/2016.   Check our availability form for open dates, tour times and field trips options


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Pre-registration is required for all teachers, chaperones, and students at least 3 weeks in advance of your visit. Field trips are available for groups of 10 or more, ages 8 – 22.

Tour Options – Please review all available tour options and descriptions before submitting your request.
*available July 1, 2015* Check our availability form for open dates, tour times and field trips options before submitting your request.  Tours must be booked at least 3 weeks in advance.
Opportunity Scholarships are available to qualified schools, to assist in subsidizing admission and/or transportation.


You should receive an email confirmation within 10 business days of completing your on-line registration. If you do not receive your email confirmation within 10 business days, please call 847-967-4848 M-F, 9:00 am-4:30pm or email as soon as possible. Review your confirmation carefully including the date and time of your field trip, tour option, confirmed number of students and chaperones; and any special requests such as lunch reservations.

Already scheduled a field trip?

Pay Online – Submit your $50 deposit (per trip) or pay in full using our online system.

Visit our Field Trip Policies for more information on prices, payment, chaperones, lunch reservations, and more.

Early Opening

The Museum now open its doors at 10:00 am on Saturdays and Sundays.


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Education Services are supported with generous grants from: Dr. Scholl Foundation; Leah Gutman Education Fund; Harry & Sadie Lasky Foundation; Francis L. Lederer Foundation; Glen and Wendy Miller Family Foundation; Charles & M.R. Shapiro Foundation; and an anonymous foundation.

Additional endowment support is provided by: The Mayor Richard M. and Maggie C. Daley Education Fund; The Harvey L. Miller Family Foundation Program Endowment Fund; Teachers Educational Endowment Fund; and Barney & Anita Sidler Educational Endowment.




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