Museums for families in Chicago and the suburbs

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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 more than 1,000 butterflies...

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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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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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All Hallows Eve

Experience two of the darkest nights of the year during this experience that brings some of the scariest literature of the past, present and future to...

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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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Kline Creek Farm

Visit this living-history farm to discover life for DuPage County families in the 1890s. Tour the house, barn and visitor center. See sheep, chickens...

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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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Kohl Children's Museum

Seventeen hands-on interactive exhibits for children birth to eight, including Car Care, Pet Vet, Water Works, and the newly-refurbished Adventures in...

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Elgin Public Museum

Built in 1907, the museum offers exhibits and educational programs with natural history and cultural themes.

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