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Start enjoying your membership benefits today! Become a member or call 312.922.8687 with questions. 

All members receive:

  • Invitations to exclusive Members-Only events
  • Access to Members-Only Open House Chicago sites
  • Discounts on all bus tours and public events
  • Special parking discount (4 hours for $15) the LAZ garage at 111 E. Wacker Dr.
  • 10% off at the Chicago Architecture Center Store
  • Free subscription to our CAC Member Magazine and the monthly Member’s Column e-newsletter

Membership Levels

Individual
  • FREE Admission to the Chicago Architecture Center
  • More than 65 FREE walking and bike tours
  • Open House Chicago Priority Access Pass
  • River Cruise/Bus Tour Annual Benefit (one-time benefit per year)*
Dual
  • FREE Admission to the Chicago Architecture Center
  • More than 65 FREE walking and bike tours
  • Open House Chicago Priority Access Pass
  • Includes up to four children under 18
  • Buy-two-tickets-get-two-FREE on the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady or select CAC bus tours
Friends & Family
  • FREE Admission to the Chicago Architecture Center
  • More than 65 FREE walking and bike tours
  • Open House Chicago Priority Access Pass
  • Includes up to four children under 18
  • Buy-two-tickets-get-two-FREE on the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady or select CAC bus tours
  • Discounts to CAC Spring/Summer Camps
Deco
  • FREE Admission to the Chicago Architecture Center
  • More than 65 FREE walking and bike tours
  • Open House Chicago Priority Access Pass
  • Includes up to four children under 18
  • Buy-two-tickets-get-two-FREE on the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady or select CAC bus tours
  • Discounts to CAC Spring/Summer Camps
  • 4 complimentary walking tour passes for guests
  • Recognition in the Chicago Architecture Center's Annual Report
  • Invitations to exhibition openings and other donor-only opportunities
Beaux Arts
  • FREE Admission to the Chicago Architecture Center
  • More than 65 FREE walking and bike tours
  • Open House Chicago Priority Access Pass
  • Includes up to four children under 18
  • Buy-two-tickets-get-two-FREE on the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady or select CAC bus tours
  • Discounts to CAC Spring/Summer Camps
  • 4 complimentary walking tour passes for guests
  • Recognition in the Chicago Architecture Center's Annual Report
  • Invitations to exhibition openings and other donor-only opportunities
  • Two complimentary tickets to a members-only event
  • Two complimentary tickets to a Behind-the-Scenes event
Sullivan Society
  • FREE Admission to the Chicago Architecture Center
  • More than 65 FREE walking and bike tours
  • Open House Chicago Priority Access Pass
  • Includes up to four children under 18
  • Buy-two-tickets-get-two-FREE on the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady or select CAC bus tours
  • Discounts to CAC Spring/Summer Camps
  • 4 complimentary walking tour passes for guests
  • Recognition in the Chicago Architecture Center's Annual Report
  • Invitations to exhibition openings and other donor-only opportunities
  • Two complimentary tickets to a members-only event
  • Two complimentary tickets to a Behind-the-Scenes event
  • Personal Concierge Service to schedule your tour requests
  • Complimentary personal shopper in the Chicago Architecture Center store all year
Burnham Society
  • FREE Admission to the Chicago Architecture Center
  • More than 65 FREE walking and bike tours
  • Open House Chicago Priority Access Pass
  • Includes up to four children under 18
  • Buy-two-tickets-get-two-FREE on the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady or select CAC bus tours
  • Two free tickets each year on the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady.
  • Discounts to CAC Spring/Summer Camps
  • 4 complimentary walking tour passes for guests
  • Recognition in the Chicago Architecture Center's Annual Report
  • Invitations to exhibition openings and other donor-only opportunities
  • Two complimentary tickets to a members-only event
  • Two complimentary tickets to a Behind-the-Scenes event
  • Personal Concierge Service to schedule your tour requests
  • Complimentary personal shopper in the Chicago Architecture Center store all year
  • Invitations to exclusive Burnham Society events, including tours and lectures not available to the public
  • 1 private docent-led Architecture Conversations tour for 4 people
Chicago Architecture Center
Member Benefits
Individual

$80^
Dual

$110^
Friends & Family
$180^
Deco

$300
Beaux Arts
$550
Sullivan Society
$1,000
Burnham Society
$1,500
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General Benefits
  • FREE Admission to the Chicago Architecture Center
  • More than 65 FREE walking and bike tours
  • Open House Chicago Priority Access Pass
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Includes up to four children under 18  
 
 
 
 
 
 
River Cruise/Bus Tour Annual Benefit (one-time benefit per year)*
Buy-one-ticket-get-one-FREE on the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady or select CAC bus tours
 
           
Buy-two-tickets-get-two-FREE on the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady or select CAC bus tours  
 
 
 
 
 
 
Discounts to CAC Spring/Summer Camps    
 
 
 
 
 
4 complimentary walking tour passes for guests      
 
 
 
 
Recognition in the Chicago Architecture Center's Annual Report      
 
 
 
 
Invitations to exhibition openings and other donor-only opportunities      
 
 
 
 
Two complimentary tickets to a members-only event        
 
 
 
Two complimentary tickets to a Behind-the-Scenes event        
 
 
 
Personal Concierge Service to schedule your tour requests          
 
 
Complimentary personal shopper in the Chicago Architecture Center store all year          
 
 
Invitations to exclusive Burnham Society events, including tours and lectures not available to the public            
 
Two free tickets each year on the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady            
 
1 private docent-led Architecture Conversations tour for 4 people            
 
* On Saturdays, the River Cruise member benefit can be used for 9am, 9:30am, 12pm and 12:30pm departures through Oct. 6. Starting Oct. 13, the 12pm departure will be the only Saturday departure eligible for the member benefit.
^ Seniors (age 65+), Students (with valid ID), and Educators (with valid ID) are eligible for a 15% discount by calling our call center at 312.922.8687 or visiting our Box Office in person.