Museums for families in Chicago and the suburbs

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DuPage Children's Museum

Experience a museum where children and adults learn and play together in neighborhoods of hands-on exhibits designed to promote skill development in math,...

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Cantigny Park

Visit the First Division Museum, a highly interactive experience that explores our nation's military history through the eyes of the U.S. Army's 1st Infantry...

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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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Wonder Works

Kids birth to 8 can enjoy art, science and early learning programming. With six child size permanent exhibits, as well as special events, Wonder Works...

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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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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...

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The Grove

Peek into a tank full of turtles, touch a fossil, learn about pioneer and Native American life. The 135-acre grounds have wetland, woodland and prairie...

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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. While there, take...

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Fox River Trolley Museum

Take a ride into the past on the Fox River Line's historic trolley cars, some of which are more than a century old. Pack a picnic lunch. Benches are and...

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Museum of Contemporary Art

White walls and space-age lights make this museum a tranquil escape from the traffic outside. With four floors, the MCA is big enough to fill up a few...

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