Admission and Hours
Whether you are spending an hour or the entire day at The Field Museum, find the admission package that’s right for you and start discovering now!
We are also working to improve your visit. Some exhibitions may be closed due to renovation or for research purposes. For inquiries into exhibition closures please call (312) 922-9410, Monday-Friday 9am-4:30pm.
Save 49% or more on admission to 5 famous Chicago attractions! CityPASS buys you VIP entry to The Field Museum with an All-Access Pass for all permanent and ticketed exhibitions, plus one digital 3-D film. You'll also gain entry to Shedd Aquarium, Skydeck Chicago, Adler Planetarium OR Art Institute of Chicago, and John Hancock Observatory OR Museum of Science and Industry. A great way to see the best of Chicago! (Total value: adult $174/child $156)
Buy CityPASS online.
- Adult: $89
- Child (ages 3-11): $79
See it all! Our All-Access Pass entitles you entry into special exhibitions, The Ernst & Young 3-D Theater, Underground Adventure, and all the permanent exhibitions at The Field Museum. (Total value: $52)
- Adult: $30
- Child (ages 3-11): $21
- Senior (65 years +): $25
- Student (w/ valid ID): $25
- Adult: $23
- Child (ages 3-11): $16
- Senior (65 years +): $19
- Student (w/ valid ID): $19
Enjoy exploring the permanent exhibitions of the Museum (does not include special exhibitions or 3-D film).
- Adult: $15
- Child (ages 3-11): $10
- Senior (65 years +): $12
- Student (w/ valid ID): $12
Ordering Advance Tickets:
Advance tickets may be purchased online, or in person at The Field Museum before 4 p.m. at the will-call booth.
Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) and active military personnel receive free Basic Admission which can be applied to any admission package. Please show proper identification to any Guest Relations Representative to take advantage of this benefit.
Additionally, City of Chicago residents receive discounts (ranging from $2 - $4.50) on all admission packages in recognition of the generous support from the city. Please show proof of residency to any Guest Relations Representative on site for details and to take advantage of this benefit.
As a member you will enjoy unlimited admission to the Museum, including Underground Adventure. Members may also request a limited number of free passes to selected special exhibitions opening throughout the year. There is always something new to see, to do, to learn and to explore at The Field Museum. For unlimited fascination and benefits, join today!
- Individual: $80 for 1 year, $150 for 2 years (Best Value!)
- NEW! Family Plus: $135 for 1 year, $260 for 2 years (Best Value!)
- Family: $110 for 1 year, $210 for 2 years (Best Value!)
- Student and Senior: $70 for 1 year, $130 for 2 years (Best Value!)
The Field Museum is open from 9am to 5pm every day of the year, except Christmas Day. Last admission is at 4pm daily.
Special July Extended Hours
On the following days during the month of July, last admission will be at 5pm and The Museum will close at 6pm: Tuesday, July 2; Wednesday, July 3; Friday, July 5; Sunday, July 7; Sunday, July 14; Tuesday, July 16; Wednesday, July 17; Friday, July 19; Saturday, July 20; Sunday, July 21; Tuesday, July 23; Friday, July 26; Saturday, July 27; Monday, July 29; and Tuesday, July 30.
Crown Family PlayLab:
The Crown Family PlayLab is free with Basic admission and is open Thursdays through Mondays from 10am to 4pm.
Last Admission: 3pm