The Jane Addams Hull-House Museum at the University of Illinois at Chicago welcomes both self-guided visitors and those desiring a guided tour. The museum has materials suitable for all age groups, from elementary school students through adults.

The museum consists of two buildings: the Hull Home, which features exhibitions about the history of Hull-House, and the Residents’ Dining Hall, which holds an event space, the museum’s gift shop, and staff offices. 

Public Tours

Public Tours are offered every Wednesday and Sunday from 1-2pm. Spanish language Public Tours take place the first and second Sunday of every month (Spanish Language tours will not be offered during the month of September) in lieu of the English language Public Tour. To learn more about Spanish language tours please visit Excursiones Públicas.

Please note that public tours can only accommodate a maximum of 25 visitors and the latest admittance time is 1:15pm. For more information, please visit the Hours and Admission page. 

Self-guided Visits

Self-guided visitors should schedule at least one hour to view the museum.  Self-guided groups of more than 10, see Group Visits below for more information. 

Group Visits

Groups of more than 10 visitors for a self-guided or group tour are encouraged to call in advance due to space restrictions within the museum. Visit Group Tours for more information and to schedule a tour.  Currently, group tours are not offered on Sundays. JAHHM only offers group tours Tuesday-Friday.