Hours and Admission

The Schingoethe Center of Aurora University will reopen in the fall of 2015.

Museum Hours During the Academic Year

Upon reopening, the museum and gallery will resume open hours as listed below.

During the Fall and Spring semesters, the Schingoethe Museum is open the following hours:

Monday Closed
Tuesday - Friday 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Please note: The center is closed on Mondays, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays observed by the University. Irregular hours may be held during University term breaks.  Please call 630-844-7843 to confirm hours of operation.

Group tours are by appointment. To request a tour, click here to go to our online order form or call 630-844-7843 for more information.

Museum Summer Hours

Upon reopening, the Schingoethe Museum is open the following hours:

Monday Closed
Tuesday - Friday 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Please note: the Museum will be closed the month of August for the installation of new exhibits.

Admission

The following is a list of our suggested donations.  Your admission donations help us to provide services, exhibits, and programs to the larger community.

Adults $3.00 donation
Children under 12 $1.00 donation
Students and seniors $2.00 donation
Family $7.00 maximum donation

Admission is FREE to:

  • Aurora University students, staff, and faculty
  • American Alliance of Museums members
  • ICOM members
  • Illinois Association of Museums members
  • Association of Midwest Museums members (AMM)
  • Illinois Art Education Association members (IAEA)