There are 3 ticketing options for the Museum
General Admission Tickets
A general ticketing option that allows you to choose additional experiences when you arrive at the museum. This is a great option if you want a flexible museum experience.
Docent-led tours are available to Museum visitors on a drop-in basis, subject to docent availability. The tour begins at 2:00 p.m. every day and lasts 90 minutes. Tours are first come, first serve. Sign up at the information desk upon arrival.
General Admission + The Abe & Ida Cooper Survivor Story Experience
Using groundbreaking interactive technology, Holocaust survival stories are told by the very people who lived through them.
If you would like a ticket to both the Abe & Ida Cooper Survivor Story Experience and The Last Goodbye, check in at the information desk upon arrival at the museum.
Adult Admission*: $15.00
Senior (65+): $10.00
Student (12-22): $8.00
Child (5-11): $6.00
Retired/active Military personnel & up to 5 family members: 50% Off
Disabled visitors (with Federal ID) – 50% off
The Museum is currently in peak season for school field trips. We proudly welcome over 65,000 students annually to our facilities. To ensure that you can enjoy all the features of our exhibits during your visit, we recommend planning to arrive at the Museum around or after 12:00 PM, after the majority of our school field trip tours have concluded for the day.
NEW! Audio Tour of the Karkomi Holocaust Exhibition
We are so excited about the launch of our new free audio tour! Hear personal stories of local Holocaust Survivors in a new and captivating way. Available on site and through the app store.
Special Exhibitions – All special exhibitions are included in the cost of admission.
Member Admission – Members receive unlimited free admissions to all exhibitions.
The Museum will not deny entry for visitors unable to pay admission rates.
Groups of 10 or more, contact Group Sales at 847.967.4849 for group rates. Learn more about group 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.