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Art Institute membership offers a host of benefits—from free museum access to discounts in the shops and cafés to exclusive member-only events. Member Access Yearlong free admission for yourself and guests*
member MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS INCLUDE. Admission for 2 adults total, at least one of whom must be a cardholder; All children under 18 are free; Member-only access including special programs and museum hours; Parking discount at the Millennium Garages
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ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO MEMBERSHIP LEVELS Please select one of the following: * Member $115(3 months free) Click to show benefits Member Plus $160(3 months free) Click to show benefits Member Ambassador $210(3 months free) Click to show benefits MEMBER INFO Who is this membership for? * Prefix * First Name * Middle Name Last Name * Suffix
Free admission for up to 2 adults (1 member plus guest) Unlimited access to special exhibitions; Member-only viewing hours at the start of each day; Member Previews and special member-only hours; Access to the Member Bar at Terzo Piano with free coffee and tea; 10% discounts in the museum’s shops and cafés