Plan A Visit
61 West Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60654
Monday–Friday 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Special Extended Hours:
Saturday, August 22, 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 15, 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 26, 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
We will be closed August 31 and September 1 for building maintenance.
We will be closed for Labor Day from 1 p.m. on September 4 through September 7.
The Poetry Foundation does not permit independent group visits for the purpose of conducting a class or guided tour of the building. Other small groups of no more than 10 visitors are strongly encouraged to call ahead to plan a visit.
The library supports scheduled visits for K-12 class field trips as well as interactive, guided visits for adult groups. To schedule a field trip or group educational visit, please see the library page for more information and contact the librarian at email@example.com.