NIU Art Museum

Part of the College of Visual and Performing Arts' vibrant and active arts community on campus, the NIU Art Museum is a resource for the NIU campus, local community and beyond.

Altgeld Hall First Floor, 595 College Ave. DeKalb, IL 60115

Place Type

On Campus




Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thursday Noon - 7 p.m.; Sunday Noon - 4 p.m




Upcoming Events

NIU Art Museum Exhibition Closing Reception

Join us from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Art Museum galleries for the closing reception of our three exhibits: "Stories From My Childhood;" "A Show of Hands: Recent...

2/15, 5 PM

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Paul left a positive review 11/9/2019

Fantastic meld of dance and visual arts. The work was arresting, inventive, and used the space beautifully. Well done!