Science museums in Chicago

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Midwest Museum of Natural History

The MMNH has a zoology collection from Africa and North America, an urban wildlife observation center, Rotary Nature Theater, and the Discovery Den-a...

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The Grove

Step into the past at this outdoor history and nature museum. Peek into a tank full of turtles, touch a fossil, learn about pioneer and Native American...

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Adler Planetarium

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...

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Discovery Center Museum

Kids can see what it's like to be a farmer, an astronaut a news anchor or an athlete as they explore more than 250 exhibits at this science-themed museum....

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Museum of Science and Industry

See your heart beat 13-feet tall, climb aboard a World War II German submarine, take a tour of your digestive system, plunge into a working coal mine or...

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Wonder Works

Kids up to 8 learn through play, which develops their imagination and creativity. The six permanent exhibits include: a dress up and perform stage, the...

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Field Museum

Exhibits related to science, environment and culture can be explored. From ancient mummies to endangered plants to a complete T. rex, the museum boasts...

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Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

This is a lovely way to introduce children to nature. The highlight for most children is the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven where butterflies from around...

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John G. Shedd Aquarium

Visitors can discover the dolphins and whales in the Oceanarium and get a view from below after watching the aquatic show. In the Polar Play Zone, kids...

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International Museum of Surgical Science

Future doctors can glimpse the medical past, present and future. See an iron lung and enter a room full of X-rays. Students on school field trips can interact...

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