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Museum of Contemporary Art

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Museum of Contemporary Art Photo: © Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago.

The Museum of Contemporary Art (the MCA) is home to Chicago’s most cutting-edge artistic endeavors. The museum features avant garde and thought-provoking art from both up-and-coming artists and iconic modern art legends. It’s also one of the nation’s largest facilities dedicated to the work of living artists.


Tuesday, 10:00 am-8:00 pm;
Wednesday-Sunday, 10:00 am-5:00 pm.
Please note, Go Chicago Card holders may enter this attraction until closing or 5:30pm, whichever comes first.


Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day
New Year’s Day
All holiday hoursare subject to change without notice.

Redemption Instructions

Present your Go Chicago Card to any ticket taker. The Go Chicago Card is accepted until 4:30 pm.


Children 12 and under are free.


220 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

Public Transportation

Take CTA: The MCA, Chicago is located four blocks east of the Chicago Avenue rail stop on the Red Line and is easily accessible by the #10 Museum and #66 Chicago Avenue buses, as well as several Michigan Avenue bus routes.

You’ll see a selection of contemporary art and creative works at the MCA that can’t be found anywhere else in the country. Exciting permanent exhibits and provocative special exhibits combine to form a truly inspiring viewing experience. Art lovers will find new insight into the creative processes of the modern art world, learn about new trends in artistic work across multiple media, and encounter the art that everyone will be talking about tomorrow.

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One of the best!
By Sarah from New York, NY on

Comments about Smart Destinations Museum of Contemporary Art:

One of the best art museums I have ever been to. It does it's niche well. It's a great place to check out contemporary art by contemporary artists. There's all kinds things to see - from installations to paintings to sculptures. The temporary exhibits are very ntriguin.

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  • Open year-round
  • Good for families
  • Parking available
  • Restaurant or snack bar
  • Restrooms
  • Disabled access
  • Reservations not required

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220 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: 312-280-2660

Website: www.mcachicago.org

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