Exhibits

Exhibition Gallery

The Special Collections exhibition gallery is located on the first floor of the Joseph Regenstein Library on the campus of the University of Chicago.

Exhibitions are free and open to the public and can be viewed during the Hanna Holborn Gray Special Collections Research Center's exhibition gallery hours.

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Visitors who do not hold a UChicago ID are able to enter Regenstein Library to visit an exhibition in the Special Collections gallery by obtaining a visitor pass from the ID and Privileges Office at the left side of the entrance lobby of the Library (photo ID required).

COVID-19 Information for Visitors

Visitors to the Library are required to follow the University’s current COVID-19 guidance. For details, see UChicago Campus Visitor Information.

Before your visit

  • Review the University’s required safety precautions
  • Conduct a personal health assessment on the day of your visit and prior to visiting
  • Pack a face covering and hand sanitizer to use as may be required while visiting

Masks recommended

The University recommends that individuals wear a mask in indoor settings when others are present.

Vaccines encouraged

The University encourages everyone to be vaccinated for COVID-19 at their earliest opportunity, including visitors to campus.

COVID-19 protocols in Library buildings

Everyone in library buildings is expected to follow the current University of Chicago COVID-19 health requirements.

Masks recommended

The University recommends that individuals wear a mask in indoor settings when others are present.

Proposing Future Exhibitions

Additional information is available for those interested in submitting suggestions for future exhibitions.

Contact

For further information about the exhibition program, please contact:

Special Collections Research Center
The University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Phone: (773) 702-8705