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Sensory-Friendly Morning at the MCA in Chicago


Sunday, September 24, 2023    
10:00 am - 11:30 am


Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
220 E. Chicago Ave. , Chicago, Illinois, 60611

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A free, sensory-friendly program at the Museum of Contemporary Art for neurodiverse visitors of all ages

The Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) in Chicago is hosting “Sensory-Friendly Morning at the MCA” on Sept. 24 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Sensory-Friendly Morning provides a welcoming and accessible space to experience contemporary art.

Pre-registered individuals and their families can visit the museum before it opens and explore exhibitions at their own pace with:

  • Fewer people
  • Dimmer lighting
  • Lower exhibit sounds

Guests can also join a Chicago-based artist for a sensory-friendly art-making experience.

A quiet space is available for breaks.

Visitors with disabilities and their caregivers receive free admission to the museum. Wheelchairs and mobile stools are also available free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis.

For tickets and questions about particular MCA accessibility services, please email