Upcoming Excursions

Enjoy exciting day trips and overnight adventures to arts and cultural events throughout the year!

COVID-19 Limitations

Guidance on university events will continue to evolve over the course of the semester. At this time, physical distancing guidelines discourage face-to-face gatherings in close spaces like vehicles.


There are no trips currently scheduled.

Please note that dates are subject to change and trips are added frequently throughout the year. Refunds cannot be granted after the registration deadline.

The Art Museum’s Get-on-the-Bus trips should not be missed!

Sign-up for registration and payment details or telephone 815-753-1936 to reserve your seat today.

Contact Us

NIU Art Museum
Altgeld Hall 116

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Gallery Hours

Galleries plan to reopen Tuesday, September 8 with new limited hours and masked, distanced, timed entries.

Open to the public:
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Tuesday
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wednesday 
Noon - 6 p.m. Friday
Noon - 3 p.m. Saturday; and by limited appointment.
Closed university holidays and between exhibitions.