Museums for families in Chicago and the suburbs

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Cantigny Park

Visit nearly 30 acres of formal and informal gardens with seasonal plantings, including the popular Idea Garden with a section just for kids. Two history-rich...

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Oriental Institute Museum

The Oriental Institute focuses on the Ancient Near East, including Egypt, Persia and the Fertile Crescent. Families can discover mummies from ancient Egypt,...

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Chicago Children's Museum

Chicago Children's Museum is three stories high and filled with engaging, educational exhibits, including a dinosaur dig and a water play area (bring a...

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Kohl Children's Museum

Seventeen hands-on interactive exhibits for children ages birth to 8, including Car Care, Pet Vet, Whole Foods Market and Ravinia Music Makers, as well...

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Naper Settlement

Naper Settlement  is a history museum located in the heart  of Naperville. At the  crossroads of experience and community, Naper  Settlement attracts people...

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Adler Planetarium

Explore space at the Adler, America's first planetarium! Discover the world’s oldest telescopes in Telescopes: Through the Looking Glass. Crawl, climb...

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Art Institute of Chicago

A great place for families to begin their visit is the Ryan Education Center on the first floor of the Modern Wing.  Admission to this part of the museum...

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Garfield Farm Museum

This museum offers a variety of educational, family, and entertainment events focusing on 1840s farm and inn history.

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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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