Lizzadro Museum Re-opening in Oak Brook, mid November 2019.

Lizzadro Museum Elmhurst Location Closed.

After 57 years, the Museum’s Elmhurst location at 220 Cottage Hill Avenue will close on May 31st as the Museum prepares to move to a larger space in Oak Brook and re-open in the fall.

The Lizzadro Museum opened in Elmhurst in 1962 and houses one of the largest collections of lapidary art in the world. The new building at 1220 Kensington Road win Oak Brook provides improved space for exhibits, educational activities and special events.

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The Lizzadro Museum displays gemstone treasures, antiques to modern, with a blending of earth science exhibits.

Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art



Tuesday10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Free Admission)
Saturday10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
Sunday12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  
 The Museum is closed on major holidays


Seniors (60+):$7.00
Students, Teens & Children 7-12:$3.00

Children 6 and

 Wednesday is Free Day at the Museum

Members of the Lizzadro Museum and active members of the Armed Forces
are admitted free of charge on any day the Museum is open to the public. 

Accessibility to the Museum

The Museum has facilities to provide access for visitors with disabilities.


The Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art is located at the corner of Jorie Blvd and Kensington Road, Oak Brook, Illinois, 19 miles south west of downtown Chicago.

The Museum is located 1 mile south of 22nd Street and 3/4 of a mile north of 31st Street on Jorie Blvd . The entrance to the Museum parking lot is located on the north side of Kensington Road.

Parking is free for buses and cars. Buses must enter from the south entrance on Kensington Road, let off groups by the front door, and park on the north side of the Museum. Buses and over-sized vehicles are not permitted on the roundabout. Click the map below to enlarge.


For more information on directions please call the Museum at 630.833.1616 during Museum hours.

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