Museums for families in Chicago and the suburbs

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Des Plaines History Center

Kids can explore the newest exhibits on display in the Visitor Center and play in the Children's Room, which is filled with games and classic toys. There...

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Elmhurst Historical Museum

Experience family-friendly exhibits and weekly activity programs for kids at this museum inside Elmhurst’s historic Glos Mansion. Summer Exhibit: “Pigskin...

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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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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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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...

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John G. Shedd Aquarium

Visitors can explore the ever-changing world of amphibians in the aquarium’s new special exhibit. Shedd’s seasonal Stingray Touch invites guests to discover...

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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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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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Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art

Rocks are hot here, from meteorites to gemstone. See our Rock & Mineral Experience and more than 200 exhibits featuring jade and the Castle Lizzadro,...

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