We are located in our new museum space on the first floor of Cole Hall. We welcome you to come and explore the new museum space and our exciting new exhibits!
Guided group tours are now available in our new museum gallery space. All groups are required to request a reservation. Please contact (815) 753-2520 at least 2 weeks prior to your intended visit.
Note: Groups of 15 or more may be split into two or more tour sections.
The Anthropology Museum
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Admission to the museum is FREE! Donations are always welcomed.
The Anthropology Museum will be closed starting August 4th. We will reopen on September 8th.
Tuesday - Friday 10AM to 4 PM
Saturdays 10 AM to 2 PM.
Closed Sundays and Mondays.
Visitor Parking is available in the NIU Visitor Pay Lot on Carroll Ave. Parking is $5. Parking is free on Saturdays.
Student and faculty parking is available in the C Lot adjacent to Cole Hall, or in the Parking Deck. A current NIU parking pass is required.
Campus Parking Map (pdf)
Directions to DeKalb
NIU Huskie Bus Line
For more information, please visit the Parking Services Website.
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