Ticket Information

Ticket Information


There are two ticketing options for the Museum

General Admission

A general ticketing option that allows you to choose additional free experiences when you arrive at the museum including the Abe and Ida Cooper Survivor Stories Experience. This ticket option is a great way to keep your day flexible.

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General Admission + The Abe & Ida Cooper Survivor Stories Experience

Purchase your ticket to the museum AND reserve your free interactive hologram experience, ensuring your place in the theater.

Using groundbreaking interactive technology, Holocaust survival stories are told by the very people who lived through them.

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Ticket Pricing

Adult Admission* $15.00
Senior (65+) $10.00
Student (12-22) $8.00
Child (5-11) $6.00
Members Free


Promo Codes – Please purchase a General Admission ticket if you’d like to redeem a promo code. You can schedule your theater experience upon arrival.

Member Admission –Members receive unlimited free admissions to all exhibitions and most programs. Members can access exclusive benefits by logging in.

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Hear personal stories of local Holocaust Survivors in a new and captivating way. Available for free on-site and through the app store.

Learn more about the Audio Tour >


Visitors to the Museum may notice minor construction in our permanent Holocaust exhibition. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Public docent-led tours of our permanent Holocaust exhibition are available to Museum visitors on a drop-in basis. Hear the stories behind 500 artifacts, including personal items, photographs, and identification cards. The drop-in tour begins at 2:00 p.m. daily and lasts 90 minutes. On weekends, drop-in tours begin at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. You may sign up at the information desk upon arrival. The drop-in tour is first-come, first-serve. Space is limited and drop-in tours can fill to capacity, particularly on our free admission days.

On free admission days, drop-in tours begin at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Free admission days through 2019 are listed below.

  • Thursday, October 10
  • Sunday, November 10
  • Tuesday, December 10

For groups of 15 or more, contact Group Sales at 847.967.4849 for group rates. Learn more about group rates >

Retired/active Military personnel & up to 5 family members: 50% Off
Disabled visitors (with Federal ID) – 50% off

The Museum will not deny entry for visitors unable to pay admission rates.

We welcome our last visitors of the day ONE HOUR before closing. Last visitors are admitted at 4:00 pm when the Museum closes at 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm when Museum closes at 8:00 pm. 



Wheelchairs are available at no cost on a first-come, first-served basis. They are located in the coat check on the main level.

We offer elevators that access all three public levels of the Museum.

Accessible restrooms are available on every level of the Museum.

Learn more about getting to the Museum >


Museum marketing programming developed in cooperation with  Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity/Illinois Office of Tourism.




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