COVID-19 updates


Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

North Suburbs



9603 Woods Dr., Skokie IL 60077

Get directions


The third-largest Holocaust Museum in the world!

This world-class museum offers memorable experiences that are not to be missed. Dedicated to teaching the universal lessons of the Holocaust, the Museum inspires all ages to take a stand against hatred, prejudice and indifference today, and for generations to come. Travel through history as you explore life before, during and after the Holocaust, with over 500 artifacts donated by Chicagoland Holocaust Survivors. Step into an authentic German rail car, visit impressive galleries and contemplative spaces, both indoors and out. Leave inspired to make a difference and take a stand for humanity.

See our safety procedures before you visit:

Visit our Virtual Museum:

Special offer: Free Admission on Wednesdays

Health and Safety

Health & Safety Policy URL View Policy

Health Screening Required-Guest

Health Screening Required-Staff

Masks Required-Guest

Masks Required-Staff

Reservations Required

CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures

Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations

Mobile Payments Accepted

Social Distancing Guidelines Enforced

Limited Elevator Occupancy

Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits

Wheelchair Accessible

Student Tours

Motorcoach Parking On-site

Minimum Group Number 15

Virtual Tour

Minimum Size for Group Admission Rate 20

Golf Nearby

Miles from O'Hare Airport 12.6

Miles from Midway Airport 19.3

Miles from Navy Pier 16.8

Miles from McCormick Place 19.0




American Express

Student Group Friendly

Special Interest Tours Offered

Complimentary On-site Parking

ADA Compliant

Public Space Wi-Fi COMP or Fee Complimentary

Self-Parking Available On-site

Food On-site OTHER

Airport(s) Served ORD & MDW

Number of Retail Stores

Hours of Operation Open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am - 5 pm, with last entry at 4 pm.


Military Discount

Preferred Catering Providers

Number of Meeting Rooms 14

Largest Room, Theater Capacity 300

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing) 325

Largest Room, Classroom Capacity 30

Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated) 200

Exhibit Space Available

Off-Site Catering Allowed

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

Complete Buy-out Available

Max Capacity, Theater Style 300

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing) 325

Max Capacity, Classroom Style 78

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated) 200

Total Square Footage of Meeting Space 65000

Private Meeting Space Available

Permanent Stage

LEED Certified Building

More Images

IHM Venue Header
Cloudgate (The Bean) at night

Explore hotels, flights, deals, and more

Plan your trip



Chicago Newsletter

Stay in the know

Sign up


Visitors Guide

Start planning today

Get the guide

Your Favorites

Made with  in Chicago