Museums for families in Chicago and the suburbs

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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,...

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Bailly Homestead and Chellberg Farm

Joseph Bailly, one of the earliest settlers in northern Indiana, set up his fur trading post in the early 1800s. Visit the late 1880s Chellberg farm...

  

Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture

Kids can visit a Middle Age castle and early 20th-century Lithuanian farm house, play with dolls and musical instruments. The largest Lithuanian...

  

Bronzeville Children's Museum

This museum makes African-American history interesting and accessible. Using a unique guided tour format emphasizing the educational message each exhibit...

  

Burpee Museum of Natural History

Established in 1941, the Burpee Museum of Natural History is the home of "Jane," the world's best preserved and most complete Tyrannosaurus rex, and "Homer",...

  

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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Cernan Earth and Space Center at Triton College

Visitors can get a crash course in astronomy and explore the wonders of the earth and universe by attending one of the many programs offered at the center....

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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,...

  

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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