Exhibitions bridge the past and present by telling timely stories from the Newberry collection. See what's on view at the library.
Newberry exhibitions are always free and open to all.
Plan Your Visit
Tuesday – Thursday
10am – 7pm
Friday and Saturday
10am – 5pm
Admission for Newberry exhibitions is free. No advance registration required.
Guided Public Tours
When an exhibition is on view in our Trienens Galleries, we offer free guided tours several times a week:
- Thursdays at 11:30am
- Saturdays at 1pm
To book a private tour of a Newberry exhibition (for a group of 10 or more), please contact Rebecca Haynes at (312) 255-3526 or via email.
Private tours are free, but donations are encouraged.
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Ask us anything about current or upcoming exhibitions at the Newberry.
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