Thanksgiving 2017

Thursday November 23 | 11 am

The HPK Interfaith Council presents its annual interfaith Thanksgiving celebration, with Eboo Patel offering the address and the Presto singers of the Chicago Children's Choir providing joyous music. An offering is taken up for those in need.


Carillon concert tours

No further tours this week

We're sorry that we can't do further tours this week. We wish everyone a happy Thanksgiving!



Sunday December 3 | 3 pm

A beloved Rockefeller tradition since 1928! Tickets $55 and $25 available from Tuesday October 3 at 12 noon at the University box office (click on the image above and it will take you there).


Rockefeller Chapel opening hours

Normally Tuesday through Friday, 11 am to 6 pm; closed for Thanksgiving from Thursday afternoon until Sunday morning

Rockefeller Chapel is open Tuesday through Friday, 11 am to 6 pm, and at the weekend for scheduled events. We are closed on Mondays, unless special events are scheduled.


Bond Chapel opening hours

Normally Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4:45 pm; now closed for Thanksgiving until Monday morning

Bond Chapel is open Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4:45 pm, and weekends and evenings for scheduled events. Twenty Minutes Still (morning meditation open to all) takes place at 8 am each weekday.


CP-1 in sound: The Curve is Exponential

Saturday December 2 | 3:25 to 3:53 pm

Joey Brink plays the world première of a new work, The Curve is Exponential, by Ted Moore, commissioned by the University of Chicago for the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the first self-sustaining nuclear reaction.


Pipes for the Season

Sunday December 10 | 5 pm

Thomas Weisflog and Bryan McGuiggin play an hour of seasonal music on the organ by candlelight, with hot cider to warm you. Come on in out of the cold! This event is preceded by a contemplative Advent Vespers at 4 pm. Feel free to come early! Free.


Tea & Pipes

Tuesday November 28 and December 5 | 4:30 pm

University organist Thomas Weisflog two further half-hour programs of music as the winter season nears. Free to all, with a cup of tea as well. Tea & Pipes recommences on Tuesday January 9 for the new calendar year.


Sundays at Rockefeller

Sunday November 26 | 11 am

Soprano soloist Kaitlin Foley sings jazz-inspired music. Nicholas Romans offers the sermon on this last Sunday of the Christian calendar. All are welcome at the table, always.


Simon Johnson, Organist at London's St. Paul's Cathedral, in recital at Rockefeller!

Friday January 5 | 8 pm

Simon Johnson, the dynamic young organist of St. Paul's Cathedral, plays Edward Elgar’s incomparable Organ Sonata, with music of J.S. Bach and Jean Langlais, on the magnificent E.M. Skinner organ. Tickets $10 at the door, free to students.


Boston Camerata | The Play of Daniel

Sunday January 21 | 2 pm

UChicago Presents: A medieval masterpiece composed eight centuries ago in Beauvais, France. This ambitious production combines old and new, bringing together music and movement, theater and liturgy, light and shadow.

Upcoming at Rockefeller