Visit - National Hellenic Museum

The National Hellenic Museum will be closed to the public from 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM on Friday, June 16 due to a private event.

The National Hellenic Museum is located at 333 South Halsted Street in Chicago’s Greektown at the corner of Halsted and Van Buren.


Monday : Closed
Tuesday : Closed
Wednesday : Closed
Thursday : 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday : 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday : 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sunday : 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

The Museum is Closed on the Following Dates:
Good Friday, April 7
Easter, April 9
Orthodox Easter, April 16



  • Adults $10
  • Seniors $8
  • Students $8
  • Children $7 (3-12 years)
  • Child under 3 years FREE
  • Members: FREE

Members enjoy many outstanding benefits throughout the year, including free or reduced admission to the Museum. NHM counts on member support to help preserve and share Greek heritage through programs, events, and exhibitions. Please consider becoming a member or renewing your membership today, visit our membership page.

Getting to the National Hellenic Museum

By Train
Take the CTA Blue line to the UIC-Halsted station. The Museum is located half a block north from the UIC-Halsted station.

By Bus
The CTA Bus Route 8 has a stop right by the Museum at the Halsted and Van Buren intersection.

By Car
The Museum is located near Interstates 90, 94, and 290. Use Google Maps to get detailed directions from where you are to where we are.

The Museum does not have a public parking lot. The Museum has arranged discounted parking at the Arkadia Tower parking garage. Use SP+ to reserve your spot in Arkadia Tower and enter promo code NHM at checkout.

Note: Early Entry or Late Departure outside of the reservation will incur a fee at exit


American Alliance of Museums (AAM) and American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) members receive one free admission with current member cards. Photo ID required.

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