Explore the Museum in a less crowded and more sensory-friendly environment before the Museum opens to the general public.

Low-Sensory Mornings provide exclusive early access to Griffin MSI from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., allowing you to explore with exhibits with modified lighting and sound. Your tickets also include Museum Entry for rest of the day, with most Museum experiences remaining in sensory-friendly mode until noon.

See below for program dates and visit details including other low-sensory resources available for your visit.


Adults: $11 | Children (3-11): $6.50 | Griffin MSI members: FREE
Includes Low-Sensory Morning admission and same-day Museum Entry. Special exhibits and parking are not included.

If you are a part of the Museums for All program, please order tickets at (773) 684-1414 to have your discount applied.

Upcoming dates

Sunday, August 18

Sunday, November 17

Sign up for our email list to be notified when registration opens for additional Low-Sensory Morning dates.

Additional information

You can check out noise-reducing headphones for free from Guest Services in the Entry Hall.

Check out these pre-visit materials for planning your next trip: