Chautauqua Institution :: June 25 - August 28, 2016

2016 gate and parking passes will go on sale in January of 2016. Entertainment tickets will follow in April.

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Use this site to purchase passes, tickets and program registrations for your upcoming visit to Chautauqua. In-depth information on programs and activities can also be found on our main website,

Planning your visit

Step One :: Accommodations

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Finding accommodations should be your first priority when planning a visit to Chautauqua.
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Step Two :: Tickets
To enter the Institution grounds, a gate ticket is required for all visitors ages 13 to 90; a youth ticket is available for ages 13 to 25. This ticket is your passport to the Chautauqua Experience, entitling you to attend most events on the grounds, including all lectures, religious services, Amphitheater entertainment and performances by the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra. Additional tickets and/or registration are required for
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Step Three :: Register for classes and programs
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Special Studies: Whatever educational experience you are seeking, Chautauqua’s Special Studies program continues to create distinct new learning opportunities for the 10,000 lifelong learners that enroll in courses each summer.
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Mon. – Fri. 8:30 am to 5 pm
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