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Art Institute of Chicago



111 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago IL 60603

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No trip to Chicago is complete without a visit to the Art Institute. Consistently rated among the world’s top museums by TripAdvisor travelers, the Art Institute of Chicago is home to the greatest collection of Impressionist paintings outside of Paris, including works by Monet, Renoir, Seurat, and Van Gogh. Explore the Renzo Piano¬–designed Modern Wing and its extraordinary collection of works by Chagall, Dalí, Matisse, Picasso, and Pollock. The Art Institute has something for everyone!

Hours: The museum is open Thursday – Monday 11:00am-6:00pm; and closed Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s days.

Admission: Complete admission information is available at Purchase tickets online or take advantage of CityPASS for up to 50% off combined admission to the Windy City’s top attractions.

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Georges Seurat, A Sunday on La Grande Jatte --1884 Michigan Avenue Entrance Van Gogh, Bedroom at Arles.jpg Vincent van Gogh, Self-Portrait Caillebotte, Paris Street, Rainy Day.jpg Monet, Water Lillies.jpg Francis Picabia. Edtaonisl (Ecclesiastic), 1913. Alma Thomas. Starry Night and the Astronauts, 1972. Facade

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