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Art Institute of Chicago Fast Pass Admission

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    Step into the halls of one of America’s most famous art museums as you explore the world-class collections at the Art Institute of Chicago. Art and culture-lovers are sure to enjoy this Fast Pass admission ticket, allowing a chance to bypass General Admission lines, wander the museum’s halls of priceless art by masters like Picasso and Monet, and receive expedited access to collection galleries and special exhibitions, all at your own pace.
    Start your visit any time during the museum’s regular hours of operation. Once inside, download the new Art Institute of Chicago mobile app, using the museum's complimentary WiFi. Explore the Art Institute’s unsurpassed collection of impressionist and post-impressionist masterpieces, covering such luminaries as Claude Monet, Georges Seurat and Vincent van Gogh, Pierre-Auguste Renoir.
    Explore JourneyMaker, a new digital tool that allows your family to create its very own tour of the museum, located at the Ryan Learning Center.
    Then head over to the museum’s celebrated Modern Wing, a quick stroll across an eye-catching bridge from the main building. Inside you’ll have the chance to admire one of the world’s premier collections of modern and contemporary art, including celebrated creators like Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Jackson Pollock, Marc Chagall and Gerhard Richter.
    Continue your visit with a look at the museum’s range of European and American decorative art items, Asian art and a collection of architectural, graphic and industrial design. Families should also be sure to take part in the museum’s selection kid-friendly art activities.
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Great museum, very well laid out with a massive amount of variety, kids enjoyed it, only one bad thing was the cost, no real discount for a family.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Andrew J
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I loved my trip to the Art Institute! The layout is interesting, and it’s a little difficult to make sure you visit every room, but the art is worth the time. Very clean & friendly staff

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank pollto
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Beautiful exhibit with an extensive collection from Manet’s early work to those of his last year. The Buddhist sculpture from India aims Southeast Asia was also outstanding.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank shirleylau35
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The Art Institute is a welcome addition to anyone's bucket art list. The Impressionism European, Modern, and American art collections are noteworthy. We have visited often and this was for the Manet exhibition. It provided a perspective on his later years. Well done. They have...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank GiseppeGord
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Happy we pre-purchased the fast pass. For meWonderful to see the collection of impressionists and the new Manet exhibit of his last works, some of them incomplete.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank MacVickers
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    17 August 2019|
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    Response from TeresaN_11 | Reviewed this property |
    The free admission on certain Thursdays is for Illinois residents only. You have to show ID to prove residency. If you google "Art Institute of Chicago hours" there is information about this subject and admission... More
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    9 June 2019|
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    Response from 902alr | Reviewed this property |
    Think it’s 10 to 5 most days. Open until 8 pm one night (maybe Thursday). Check website to confirm.
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