Adler Planetarium

Chicago, Ill.


1300 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Ill. 60605-2403
(312) 922-STAR (7827)
Hours: 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday; 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Summer Hours: (June 20-August 16) Monday-Sunday 9:30 am–6:00 pm
Admission: $12 for adults, children 12 and up; $10 for students, seniors; $8 for kids ages 3-11; and free for kids 2 and under. Sky shows are available for an additional fee.

See the stars and planets, and discover the thrills and dangers of being a space explorer at the Adler, America's first planetarium. Sky Shows are 360-degree shows featuring outer space themes. Planet Explorers is a hands-on exhibition created for families with children 3 to 8. Exhibitions span a variety of space science topics and a number allow for hands on exploration by visitors of all ages

Upcoming Events

Summer Solstice

June 21, 2015

Astronomy Day

July 11, 2015

DIY Space

July 25, 2015

Space Visualization

August 8, 2015

Power of the Crowd

August 29, 2015

Ongoing events

Mission Moon

April 11, 2015 - July 31, 2015

Planets on the Path

FREEMay 23, 2015 - September 30, 2015

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