Elmhurst Art Museum

150 Cottage Hill Avenue
Elmhurst, IL 60126
(630) 834-0202
Fax (630) 834-0234 |

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Elmhurst Art Museum, located just 20 minutes from downtown Chicago, is the cultural center of DuPage County and a welcoming center to view and experience the visual arts of our time. In addition to presenting exhibitions of work by distinguished regional, national and international artists, the Museum's Education Center and architecturally significant facility—encompassing Mies van der Rohe's McCormick House—enrich people's lives by deepening their knowledge of art, architecture and design, and increasing understanding of the relevance of visual art in our society. Elmhurst Art Museum is a recipient of the Chicago AIA Regional Architecture Award and was nominated for a National Distinguished Building Award for Architectural Excellence.


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Transportation Distances

Miles To I-2902
Miles To I-2942
Miles To I-3557
Miles To I-883
Miles From DuPage Airport15
Miles From Downtown Chicago17
Miles From O'Hare Airport12
Miles From Midway Airport23
Miles To I-5511
Miles To I-9010
Closest Metra LineMetra Union Pacific West Line

Hours of Operation

Open Year RoundYes
Open EasterYes
Open Christmas EveYes
Open New Year's EveYes

For more information, visit our website or call us at (630) 834-0202


Amenities


General
Gift Shop Yes
Wheelchair Rental Yes
On-Site Parking Available Yes
Area Parking Available Yes
Equal Accessibility Yes

Discounts
Other Discount Yes
Student Yes
Senior Yes
Other Discount Description EAM MEMBERS

Payments
MasterCard Yes
Visa Yes
Personal Check Yes

Museum
Art Museum Yes

Motorcoach/Group Tours
Work with Motorcoach/Group Tours Yes
Minimum # of People for Group Tour 10
Maximum # of People for Group Tour 100

Upcoming Events

Dates Event Name & Description
2/16/19 - 4/20/19 The Whole World a Bauhaus @ Elmhurst Art Museum
This internationally traveling exhibition celebrates the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Bauhaus, a legendary German school that revolutionized the parameters of art, the crafts, and technolo...Read on.
2/23/19 - 2/23/19 Family Day Workshop @ Elmhurst Art Museum
We invite you and your family to participate in hands-on art activities inspired by the Bauhaus and our current exhibition. ...Read on.
2/24/19 - 2/24/19 McCormick House Tour: From the Bauhaus to Our House @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Learn about the history and unique design of the McCormick House (1952) by Mies van der Rohe. This docent-led tour will introduce concepts in the historical exhibition The Whole World a Bauhaus and en...Read on.
3/2/19 - 3/2/19 Artists Talk: Assaf Evron and Claudia Weber @ Elmhurst Art Musuem
Hear from Chicago-based artists Assaf Evron and Claudia Weber about their site-specific installations in Mies van der Rohe’s McCormick House. For this two person exhibition, each artist took over a se...Read on.
3/10/19 - 3/10/19 McCormick House Tour: From the Bauhaus to Our House @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Learn about the history and unique design of the McCormick House (1952) by Mies van der Rohe. This docent-led tour will introduce concepts in the historical exhibition The Whole World a Bauhaus and en...Read on.
3/17/19 - 3/17/19 McCormick House Tour: From the Bauhaus to Our House @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Learn about the history and unique design of the McCormick House (1952) by Mies van der Rohe. This docent-led tour will introduce concepts in the historical exhibition The Whole World a Bauhaus and en...Read on.
3/24/19 - 3/24/19 McCormick House Tour with Claudia Weber @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Tour the McCormick House with exhibiting artist Claudia Weber to learn about her site-specific projects including research about the 1952 prefab prototype, various changing installations including wor...Read on.
3/30/19 - 3/30/19 Discussion and Oral Histories of the McCormick House @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Mies van der Rohe’s McCormick House has been part of Elmhurst’s history since it was built in 1952. Join us as we record memories of this historically significant building, including conversations wit...Read on.
4/2/19 - 4/2/19 Book Discussion: The Turner House @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Join us to discuss The Turner House by Angela Flournoy. Shortlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction and later winning the VCU First Novelist Award, the novel tells the story of a Detroit famil...Read on.
4/6/19 - 4/6/19 Family Day Workshop @ Elmhurst Art Museum
We invite you and your family to participate in hands-on art activities inspired by the Bauhaus and our current exhibition. ...Read on.
4/7/19 - 4/7/19 Lecture: “Bauhaus Translated : Transcultural Encounters with the Avant-garde school” @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Dr. Regina Bittner will give a talk on the global impact of the Bauhaus. She is the Head of the Academy of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation and responsible for the conception and teaching of the postgrad...Read on.
4/14/19 - 4/14/19 McCormick House Tour with Claudia Weber @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Tour the McCormick House with exhibiting artist Claudia Weber to learn about her site-specific projects including research about the 1952 prefab prototype, various changing....Read on.
5/4/19 - 5/5/19 D205 Student Art Exhibit @ Elmhurst Art Museum
This pop-up exhibition will feature artwork by local students from District 205, will take place Saturday, May 4th - Sunday, May 5th. Admission is free this weekend so come enjoy the exhibition and vi...Read on.

Facility Information

Number of Rooms2
Banquet Seating160
Largest Room 2,548 sq. ft.
Total Area 6,458 sq. ft.
Classroom Capacity175
Wireless Internet Access - Meeting Rooms Yes
Banquet Space Yes
Private Dining Space Available Yes
Meeting/Banquet/Exhibit Space Available? Yes
On-Site AV Yes
Available for Private Events Yes
Provide On-Site Catering Yes
Conference Seating Capacity 50
Total Exhibit Space Sq. Ft. 3,000 sq. ft.


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