Visit the First Division military museum, which takes visitors on an interactive tours of the nation's wars. Life-size soldiers demonstrate what life was...
This museum offers a variety of educational, family, and entertainment events. Open by appointment only in winter.
Rocks are hot here, from meteorites to gemstones. See more than 200 pieces of jade and the Castle Lizzadro, which is carved out of gold.
In celebration of the building's centennial
anniversary, the museum features youth and family programs like
LEGO Architects, Art Glass Done Wright...
Family Halloween celebration at Shedd Aquarium. Costumes are
encouraged, but not required. Grab your sleeping bag and spend the
night at the aquarium....
Located in the Swedish American Museum, in the Brunk Children's Museum of Immigration kids can climb aboard a 20-foot immigration steamer, play in a...
Closed in the winter.
This light used to tell sailors that they had reached Chicago. Grounds are open but the lighthouse is closed until June. It is not stroller-friendly and...
If your kids love BRIO, explore Pullman, Chicago's former
railroad district. The visitor's center houses historic artifacts
and memorabilia from train...
Visitors will find expanded and engaging exhibits on the life of Jane Addams and other Settlement residents, immigration, and social change.