The Block Spot, the museum’s Wi-Fi lounge, will remain open to the public Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., throughout the summer.

Galleries will re-open to the public on September 19, 2014. Beginning on Tuesday, July 8, the Block Museum will reopen for Wangechi Mutu’s animated video, The End of eating Everything*, running on-loop from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays in the Alsdorf Gallery. The museum’s main galleries will re-open to the public on September 19. 

For directions to the museum, or information regarding construction please go to Directions and Parking.

Gallery Hours

Block Spot Hours

Monday Closed Monday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday Closed Tuesday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday Closed Wednesday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday Closed Thursday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday Closed Friday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed Sunday Closed


Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art
Northwestern University
40 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, Illinois 60208 

Phone: 847.491.4000


Unless noted on our calendar, admission to programs at the Block Museum is free.

See the Block Cinema page for admission information about film screenings.