Pick Museum of Anthropology



Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

All NIU employees, students and guests, whether vaccinated or not, are required to wear masks indoors in Cole Hall and the Pick Museum of Anthropology. Masks must cover the mouth and nose completely.

Note: the cost of admission to the museum is free, but parking in the NIU visitor lot is $5 per vehicle.

The museum serves as a teaching museum for the university, providing opportunities for students and faculty to conduct collections research, co-curate exhibitions and enrich curriculum with object-based learning. Special exhibitions promote cultural awareness and solidarity in support of global social justice. Programs and events invite campus and community audiences to explore human and cultural diversity with the museum.

Experience all the museum has to offer! Drop in for a visit, schedule a tour or attend a special event. Researchers are also welcome to schedule a special collections visit.

We look forward to seeing you at the Pick!

Contact Us

James B. and Rosalyn L. Pick
Museum of Anthropology
Cole Hall 114
815-753-2520

Hours

Tuesday-Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The museum is closed during university holidays and the summer.

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