Fall Family Festival, Sun Oct 2 & 9
Our Fall Family Festival on Sun, Oct 2 and 9 features children’s concerts, kiddie train rides, a petting zoo, and much more. Museum members get additional discounts on tickets!
Advance Admission Tickets
Purchase tickets in advance and save $2 per ticket. Under current CDC and local guidelines for Cook County, the Museum no longer requires proof of COVID-19 vaccination, and face masks for guests age 2 and older may be worn at the guest’s comfort level.
Bean Sprouts Café - NOW OPEN!
Get a healthy and yummy meal, snack, or beverage at our new Bean Sprouts Café, now open every day the Museum is. Parents – don’t miss our coffee bar!
Your Support is Critical
Field Trips How YOU Like
In-person or on the web: we’ve got what you need for a great field trip experience. Reduced group rates and choices for self-guided or with an educator-led lesson!
Members Only Hours
- Children (1 – 16): $19
- Adults (17 – 64): $19
- Seniors (65+): $18
- Infants (Under 12 months): Free
- Members: Free
- Military: Buy 1, Get 1 Free
- Museums for All Program (EBT/WIC cardholders): $3 (up to 4 admissions) *P-EBT not valid
All children must be supervised by an adult at all times.
The Museum is closed for these holidays:
New Year’s Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day
All Museum coupons and paper passes expiring in 2020 or 2021 will be honored through 2022.
Today at the Museum
An awesome day for a party!
Gala fundraisers, celebrations, corporate events, meetings: Your special day becomes a more AWESOME event, at the Museum!