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Museum of Contemporary Art
Chicago Top 27 in Can't Miss Attractions

4.4/5
68 Reviews
Liked by 1
Tue 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM, Wed - Thu 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Fri 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM, Sat - Sun 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 2-4 hours
Address: 220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Official website: https://mcachicago.org/
Phone: +1-312-2802660

What people are saying:

Excellent Museum! We saw an amazing exhibit by the Japenese artist https://mcachicago.org/Exhibitions/2017/Takashi-Murakami-The-Octopus-Eats-Its-Own-Leg this was a fascinating exhibit which I highly recommend.

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  • Jenna D
    Jenna D
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    Should be free

    It left a lot to be desired. The most exciting part of the museum was the corridor in the gift shop. The Baltimore Museum of Art is way better and it’s free

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  • liverpool1023
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    Puts the Meh into MICA

    I wasn’t bowled over by MICA. The permanent Collection is a bit on the thin side; lots of filler and not much chiller. The consequence of having one Cindy Sherman, one Francis Bacon, etc means it all ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1583626474000+0800)/
  • bastianj737
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    Good contemporary art museum

    The museum is not very large compared to other contemporary art museums but it makes good use of the space. You can easily see all exhibitions in a couple of hours. There is a good mix of different ar...

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  • Littleshoe63
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    Though provoking

    This is not an extensive museum, but it is very thought provoking. Prepare to have your heart strings pulled.

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  • gourmetflaneur
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    Marvellous building, space with some interesting exhibitions

    Contemporary art can wow, frustrate or at times bore. This museum thankfully kept me engaged, interested and occasionally wowed - it did not bore. A very interesting building with interesting space fo...

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Additional Information

Introduction

In this museum, you are able to experience the artists' work and familiarize yourself with the history of modern art. Join a free tour to learn more about the collections or view performances such as Stages, Sights, and Sounds plays and John Jota Leacos's Imperial Silence. A bookstore and cafe will satisfy all your souvenir and caffeine needs.
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