Museum Hours & Admissions


Monday: 10 am - 5 pm during the Summer from April through October (except for the holidays listed below)
Tuesday-Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday: Noon - 5 pm

Holiday Hours

Open:  Veteran's Day (November 12th -observed)
Closed: Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Eve, and New Year’s Day


$8 Adults
$7 Seniors (60+)
$7 Full-time students with valid school ID
$5 Youth (Ages 4-12)
FREE - Museum Members and Children ages 3 and under

*Combination Joliet Museum Pass and Prison Tour Ticket: $25 (a $28 value) (See "Tours and Rentals" tab)


Special Discount for Joliet Residents


GROUP RATES are available for groups of 15 or more.

Click here for information on driving directions and parking.

Click here to Schedule a Tour

Free Days are sponsored by Heritage Corridor Convention & Visitors Bureau

Martin Luther King Jr. Free Day
Monday, January 18th

Red Carpet Corridor Days
Saturday May 4th

Star Wars Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, May 11th

STAR WARS Family Day
Saturday June 1st

Columbus Day
Monday, October 14th

Friday November 29th   From 10:00 am – 4:00 pm