Research Center Admission Reserved

Thursday January 27

Other dates...

12:00 PM  –  3:30 PM


Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 12:00–3:30 p.m.      


As per City of Chicago’s safety guidelines, starting Monday, January 3, 2022, all CHM guests 5 years of age or older will be required to show proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon entry.   


We continue to require all visitors over age 2 and staff to wear a mask while inside the Museum. As the course of the pandemic continues, we will evaluate and update policies. There will be signage at the Museum to guide you during your visit, but we highly recommend reading our updated safety guidelines beforehand. 


We encourage you to contact before making a reservation to ensure that an on-site visit is best for your needs. Please visit our online catalog to find the collection item you'd like to request.


Admission to the Research Center is free; advance registration required. Children under 6 will not be admitted to the Research Center.