Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
This Chicago tradition began in 1942 with a single tree. Now, the museum features a four-story, floor to dome Grand Tree surrounded by 40 other trees and displays. Each surrounding tree is decorated to represent holiday traditions in other cultures around the world.
Event Cost: Free with museum admission, timed ticket required.
Event Times: 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily; extended hours on select days.
Age recommendation: Babies, Early Elementary (K-3), Late Elementary (4-5), Preschool, Toddlers, Tweens