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FAQ

Can I schedule an individual tour, group tour, or field trip?

Yes. Check out our Visit Section to learn about and schedule museum tours.

How can I support NVAM?

You can become a member, sign up to volunteer at the museum, become a corporate sponsor, or donate to NVAM.

Where can I park?

Parking is available on Milwaukee Avenue in front of the museum for standard City of Chicago parking rates. There is limited parking on several of the side streets surrounding the museum, such as Cuyler or Belle Plaine.

Is NVAM wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the museum can be accessed by elevator. All Museum facilities are ADA compliant.

How much is admission?

Admission is free, but we accept and appreciate donations at the door.

Can I take photos?

Yes, photos are allowed without flash unless restricted by the specific exhibit or artist.

Can I purchase the artwork?

No, we do not sell the artwork that is in the permanent collection.

Can I buy a print or replica of a certain work of art?

Yes, we have a number of prints available in the NVAM gift shop or in our online store.

I am a veteran and I’d like to share my story, can I do that through NVAM?

Yes, you are welcome to both hear and learn about others stories, as well as share your own story through our SoundOff program.

Can I donate artwork or objects to the NVAM permanent collection?

You can submit artwork and object to the art museum through our online submission form under our Contact Section. You should hear back within a few months.

How do I submit an exhibition proposal?

Please fill out our online exhibition proposal form under our Contact Section and include any relevant attachments.

Who funds NVAM?

We are funded through grants, corporate sponsorship, and the generous donations of our members and supporters.

How can I volunteer at NVAM?

You can learn more about volunteering and sign up on our Opportunities page under our About Section.

What are some other ways I can get involved?

You can sign up for our e-newsletter TRANSMISSIONS to stay informed about the latest news and events at NVAM. You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.