Museums for families in Chicago and the suburbs

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Spooky Seas Family Overnight

Family Halloween celebration at Shedd Aquarium. Costumes are encouraged, but not required. Grab your sleeping bag and spend the night at the aquarium....

  

Snoozeum

Enjoy the chance to visit the Museum of Science and Industry after dark. Participate in science activities and make science toys, go on a scavenger...

  

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...

  

Elmhurst Art Museum

Bring the whole family to see lively artwork from contemporary artists, stroll through Mies van der Rohe's McCormick House, and explore The Artivity...

  

National Museum of Mexican Art

This Pilsen museum is a natural for families. Ongoing exhibits present 3,000 years of Mexican history through ancient, colonial and contemporary art. The...

  

Smart Museum of Art

Explore the many forms of sculpture or pick up and play 500 Clown's The Art of Experience during the Smart's 40th anniversary in 2014–2015. Visit during scheduled...

  

Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park

Established 36 years ago, the park has grown into a major collection of 29 works that is set within the wild prairie swales of the Governors State University...

  

Blackberry Harvest Dollhouse Museum and Shoppe

This museum grew out of owner Collette Renfro's dollhouse collection. Watch her make new miniatures or peer into log cabins, barns, apartments, pueblos...

  

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...

  

Chicago Children's Museum

This Navy Pier museum is three stories high and filled with engaging, educational exhibits including a dinosaur dig and a water play area (bring a change...

  

 







 
 
 
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