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Rosenwald and Walker South Staircase Replacement

Please be aware that the south exterior staircase to Rosenwald Hall and Walker Museum (represented below) will be replaced beginning Monday, September 10 through Thursday, September 20, weather permitting. During this time the south building entrance will be closed; all other building entrances will remain open. Please expect the following during this work:

--Daily work will begin early each morning and last through 4:00 p.m.

--Construction activities will include removal of existing staircase, masonry restorations on limestone, and installation of a new staircase and railings

--Pedestrian traffic will be rerouted to other entrances

--Work will be noisy at times

Click here for a map showing the location of work.

Please direct any questions to Kevin Ahn, Client Services Manager, Facilities Services (, 773.702.5722). Thank you for your patience during this work.