Special Interest museums in Chicago

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Air Classics Museum of Aviation

Get up close and personal with an A-7 Navy attack plane that flew in the Gulf War and climb into the pilot's seat of a Vietnam era UH-1 Huey helicopter....

  

Aurora Regional Fire Museum

Located in Aurora's 1894 Central Fire Station, the museum features a variety of interactive exhibits designed to educate and entertain children, families,...

  

Cantigny Park

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...

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Cheney Mansion

A historic mansion and gardens with special programming. Events: "Kids Cook" for kids ages 8-12. Hands-on classes taught on Saturday mornings, 9:30-noon,...

  

Civil War Museum

This museum provides a unique presentation of the Civil War connections between the Upper Midwest home front and the battle front. The 15,000-sq. ft....

  

Ernest Hemingway Birthplace and Museum

See Hemingway's childhood home in Oak Park and see some of his first writings, original letters, photographs and family artifacts at the museum. To...

  

Fox River Trolley Museum

The museum reopens Mother's Day, when mom, stepmom, grandma and great-grandma can ride free with a paid child's fare. Take a ride into the past on the...

  

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio

Design Detectives Family Tour: Family sleuths are invited to explore Wright's home to uncover the secrets of his designs. Preservation Trust Junior...

  

Frederick C. Robie House

The museum features youth and family programs like LEGO Architects, Art Glass Done Wright and Family Designing Spaces. Second Saturdays tours feature...

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Garfield Farm Museum

Garfield Farm and Tavern, listed in the National Register of Historic Sites, is a 374-acre farmstead and former 1840s teamster inn, which offers a variety...

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