Rent the Museum

Gala fundraisers, children's birthday parties, corporate events and meetings: whatever your special day, Kohl Children’s Museum of Greater Chicago has everything you need to make it a day to remember!

Treat your guests to exclusive use of the Chicago area’s premiere family-friendly venue with amenities you won’t find anywhere else:

  • 17 interactive exhibits, all appropriate for infants through age 8
  • 18,000 square feet of indoor public space
  • Stage and sound system
  • 200 free parking spots for guests
  • Conveniently located in Glenview between Routes I-94 and I-294
  • Preferred caterers (click here to view)

Sunday Morning Rentals


  • Exclusive use of the Museum for 2 hours (from 9:30-11:30 a.m.), including private program rooms for a buffet or activity

Evening Rentals


  • Private use of the facility
  • Available assistance from Museum staff

Non-profit organizations and Museum members receive a 10% discount on facility rental prices.

Call (847) 832-6914 to arrange your personalized planning session.

Facility Rental Reservations

Tel: (847) 832-6918
Fax: (847) 724-6557
E-mail: click here


Kohl Children’s Museum of Greater Chicago strives to be equally available to guests with any level of physical, visual, auditory, or cognitive challenge. Our facility and exhibits were designed using the principles of universal design.
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