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

"Unsurpassed in Quality: Vintage Food Labels - Rich in Flavor" Collector's Talk with Peter B. Olson

The NIU Art Museum will be hosting a collector's talk with curator Peter B. Olson as he discusses the variety of vintage lithographic food labels in our hall...

1/27/2024, 1 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!