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It's time to rediscover Chicago! When you become a CAC member, you'll experience our city's magnificent architecture in a whole new way, through exhibits, tours, programs and events led by engaging docents and experts in the design field.

JOIN THIS FALL AND GET SPECIAL OPEN HOUSE CHICAGO BENEFITS!

This year, Open House Chicago brings the wonders of more than 20 diverse neighborhoods into your home, and offers you a host of self-guided tours to discover the city. This 10-day festival allows for socially distanced, outdoor experiences at your own pace.

As a member, you’ll get access to amazing benefits and behind-the-scenes information!

  • Members-only celebrity tours
  • All members receive most OHC digital programming for free
  • Deco members (and above) receive all OHC digital programming for free
  • Members-only preview program on Oct. 7
  • Entry to win a fabulous staycation

Explore all OHC member benefits

Standard Member Benefits

Member Levels

Start enjoying your membership benefits today! Call 312.922.8687.

Individual $80

  • Access and benefits for one adult, plus:
  • Buy-one-get-one Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise ticket **
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Dual $110

  • Access and benefits for two adults and up to four children under 18
  • Buy-two-get-two Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise tickets **
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Friends & Family $180

  • Access and benefits for four adults and up to four children under 18
  • Buy-two-get-two Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise tickets
  • Discount on CAC summer camps and education programs
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Deco $300

  • Friends & Family access and benefits, plus:
  • Four complimentary walking tour passes for guests
  • Invitation to exhibition openings and other donor-only opportunities
  • One FREE “My Social Circle” tour for up to six guests
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Beaux Arts $550

  • Deco access and benefits, plus:
  • Four complimentary tickets to a members-only event
  • Two complimentary passes to behind-the-scenes tours
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Sullivan Society $1,000

  • Beaux Arts access and benefits, plus:
  • One private complimentary tour of the CAC for up to four people
  • Personal concierge service to schedule your tour requests
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Burnham Society $1,500

  • Sullivan Society access and benefits, plus:
  • Invitations to exclusive events and behind-the-scenes tours
  • One private complimentary Architecture Conversations tour for four people
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Burnham Society Leader $2,500

  • Burnham Society access and benefits, plus:
  • Invitation to CAC Trustee Tour during Open House Chicago
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Burnham Society Benefactor $5,000

  • Burnham Society Leader access and benefits, plus:
  • Invitation to annual lunch with CAC President and CEO
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*Seniors (age 65+), students (with valid ID) and educators (with valid ID) are eligible for a 15% discount for an Individual, Dual or Friends and Family membership by calling our call center at 312.922.8687 or visiting our box office in person.
**BOGO benefit cannot be used on Saturday departures.