Read our FAQ and get the information you need.

  • Tickets are available for booking through this website or at the entrance (unless we are at capacity). Tickets purchased on unauthorized websites or through scalpers will not be honored.

  • Tickets can be purchased at the door, although we do recommend purchasing them online if possible to ensure the time slot you’re looking to attend isn’t sold out!

  • The experience should typically last between 45 and 60 minutes.

  • Yes, we are wheelchair accessible. There are a few rooms with slanted floors that are not as accessible but those can be bypassed on your visit.

  • As stated in our Terms & Conditions, all tickets are final sale and non-refundable. Additionally, merchandise items cannot be exchanged.

  • No, food and drinks are not allowed in the museum.

  • Tickets are not required for children who are ages four and younger. They can enter MOI for free!

  • There are several parking garages nearby, including one in the same building as the museum – 1657 Champa St. The entrance to the garage is on Champa in between 16th and 17th st.

  • The Museum of Illusions is located at 951 16th St. Mall. Access to the building is on the corner of 16th St. and Curtis.

Visit the fascinating exhibits

When guests visit us at the Museum of Illusions in Chicago, we frequently hear them asking for the “big and small room” and “the giant chair” because they result in hilarious photos and videos.

Visit our Exhibits