Art Museum

Plan Your Visit This Spring

Our galleries are currently open. We look forward to seeing you during our spring exhibitions: “Making Our History: Artists Render Lincoln’s Legacies” and “Lincoln Highway: The Main Street Across America.” Learn more about these exhibitions.

Explore the connections of traditional and contemporary art and visual culture.

Experience one of our temporary exhibitions, attend one of our events, or schedule a tour!

As part of the College of Visual and Performing Arts' vibrant and active arts community on campus, the Art Museum presents annual exhibitions and events that foster an appreciation of art, diversity and interconnections of the creative experience.

Contact Us

NIU Art Museum
Altgeld Hall 116

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Gallery Hours

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday
Noon - 6 p.m. Thursday, Friday
Noon - 3 p.m. Saturday and by appointment for group tours.

Closed university holidays and between exhibitions.