Hours & Fees

Spend the day at Cantigny!

Hours

Gardens & Grounds

SeasonDaysHours
January 1 - January 31ClosedClosed
February 1 - February 29Friday - Sunday9 am - 4 pm
March 1 - April 30Wednesday - Monday9 am - Sunset
March 1 - April 30TuesdaysClosed

First Division Museum
SeasonDaysHours
February 1 - 29Friday - Sunday10am - 4pm
March 1 - April 30Wednesday - Sunday10am - 4pm
May 1 - 26Wednesday - Sunday10am - 5pm
Memorial Day - Labor DayWednesday - Monday10am - 5pm
September 4 - October 31Wednesday - Sunday10am - 5pm
NovemberWednesday - Sunday10am - 4pm
December 1 - 30Wednesday - Sunday10am - 3pm
December 31 - January 31ClosedClosed

2024 Holiday and Special Event Hours

Memorial Day: First Division Museum is open
Labor Day: Cantigny is open until 10 pm, First Division Museum is open until 5 pm
Indigenous Peoples’ Day: Cantigny & First Division Museum are open
Thanksgiving: Cantigny & First Division Museum are closed November 28 & 29
Christmas: Cantigny & First Division Museum are closed December 24 & 25
New Year’s Eve: Cantigny & First Division Museum are closed December 30-31

Cantigny Admission

Cantigny now sells admission in advance. Admission is still by the vehicle, not person, but fees vary by day.  The gardens and grounds are open daily. For complete pricing, visit our event calendar.

Please note: Last admission is 30 minutes prior to closing time.

Parking fees in 2024:

  • $5 weekdays through October 31
  • $5 weekends through April 30
  • $15 weekends May through October ($20 for concert Sundays)
  • Free Wednesdays March through October (advance registration required)
  • Free parking on Veterans Day (November 11)
  • Parking fees for November and December will be announced later in 2024




Museums for All Fees

Fees
Parking Rate$1/car
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.

Are you a photographer? Check out these separate fees in our Photo & Video Guidelines section.

Photo & Video Guidelines