Photo of the exterior of the LA&M. There is a japanese maple on the left, and eleven steps up to the entrance.


Regular admission hours:

  • Thursday: 11am - 7pm (CLAW Free Day, No Admission Fee)

  • Friday: 11am - 7pm

  • Saturday: 11am - 5pm

  • Sunday: 1pm - 5pm

Access to archival collections by appointment.

LA&M is closed on Thanksgiving Day (Nov 24th), Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.(Dec 24th-25th) and New Year's Eve and New Year's Day (Dec 31st-Jan 1st)


The museum is open to patrons 18 years of age and over.

  • Admission is $10.00
  • Admission for Students, Seniors & Military personnel is $5.00 (ID card required)
  • No charge for current members
  • No charge to access the library for anyone
  • Last admission to the exhibits is 30 minutes before closing time
  • Group Tours: Please contact us for details

Physical Accessibility

The LA&M's building is only accessible by stairs.

Discount Admission Tickets

Purchasing tickets online:
You can purchase your museum admission tickets online prior to your visit and save $2 off of the regular $10 admission price. Click here to get your tickets online

Online ticket purchases will be emailed to you. Present your receipt via your smart phone or a printed copy when you arrive at the Patron Services counter. A valid ID may be required. The museum is open to patrons 18 years of age and over.

Directions to the LA&M

The Leather Archives & Museum is located at 6418 N. Greenview Ave, just north of Devon in Rogers Park.

Click here for a link to our location on Google Maps.

Parking at the LA&M

The LA&M is located in a residential neighborhood with free street parking. Metered parking is also available on Devon and Clark.