The DuSable Museum of African American History, a Smithsonian Institution Affiliate, is one of the oldest institutions of its kind in the country. Our mission is to promote understanding and inspire appreciation of the achievements, contributions and experiences of African Americans through the preservation and presentation of our history, culture and art.

A WALK THROUGH HISTORY

Special scheduled guided tours are just one of the many highlights of Museum Week at the DuSable Museum. Bring a friend and spend the day learning about the African American experience throughout history.

Discounts & Deals

Half price Family Membership (valued at $60) during MIP Museum Week (offer does not apply to other membership levels)

Up to 50% off admission

Special events & Exhibits

Special weekend guided tours of the museum 

DuSable Museum gift basket giveaway

Admission

Special discounts for Museum Week!
$10 $5 adults
$5 $3 seniors
$7 $3 students
$3 $2 children (6 to 11)
Free for children 5 and under
Free to all on Tuesdays
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Hours

Tuesday to Saturday
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Sunday
12:00 NOON to 5:00 PM

Monday
Closed

Location

740 E. 56th Place
Chicago, Illinois 60637
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