Hours & Fees

Spend the day at Cantigny Park!

Cantigny Admission

Cantigny is now selling admission in advance. Admission is still by the vehicle, not person, but fees vary by day. Entry to select events this summer will require tickets, one per person. Tickets are free for children 15 and under. For complete pricing, visit our admissions calendar.

Daily AdmissionWeekdays$5 per car
Saturdays$15 per car
Sundays and Holidays$30 per car
Sundays, September 10 through December 17$15 per car
Commercial Vehicles$30 for Limousines
$50 for Mini Buses & Trolleys
$90 for Large Buses
Event AdmissionEvent Weekdays after 4pmFrom $8 per person

Free Days

  • May 20 – Armed Forces Day
  • November 11 – Veterans Day
  • March through December – First Wednesday of the Month

Museums for All Fees

Parking Rate$1/car
Admission Rate (after 4pm on event evenings)$1/person
Annual Rate $10/year

Museums for All is a cooperative initiative between the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the Association of Children’s Museums (ACM) to encourage increased and regular museum attendance by low-income and underserved families.

Museums for All allows any visitor with a state-issued Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) Link card or WIC card to enter the park for $1.


Gardens and Grounds
February 1 - February 28Friday - Sunday9 am - Sunset
March 1 - April 30Daily9 am - Sunset
May 1 - September 4Monday - Tuesday

Wednesday - Sunday*
7 am - Sunset

7 am - 10 pm
September 5 - October 31Daily7 am - Sunset
November 1 - December 30Daily9 am - Sunset
December 31 - January 31ClosedClosed

* Cantigny will also remain open until 10 pm on Memorial Day Monday and Labor Day Monday.

* Cantigny will close at 5 pm on August 12, and reopen to event ticket holders only after 6:30 pm

First Division Museum
February 1 - 28Friday - Sunday10am - 4pm
March 1 - April 30Tuesday - Sunday10am - 4pm
May 1 - October 31Tuesday - Sunday10am - 5pm
November 1 - December 30Tuesday - Sunday10am - 4pm
December 31 - January 31ClosedClosed

Holiday and Special Event Hours

Presidents’ Day: Cantigny & First Division Museum are closed
Memorial Day: First Division Museum is open
June 18: Cantigny & First Division Museum are closed for Jazz and Wine Fest
July 16: Cantigny & First Division Museum are closed for Voyage en France (Cantigny will open at 10 am for Voyage attendees)
Labor Day: Cantigny is open until 10pm, First Division Museum is open until 5pm
Indigenous Peoples’ Day: Cantigny & First Division Museum are open
Thanksgiving: Cantigny & First Division Museum are closed November 23rd & 24th
Christmas: Cantigny& First Division Museum are closed December 24th & 25th
New Year’s Eve: Cantigny & First Division Museum are closed December 31st and the entire month of January

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