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Chicago Children’s Museum

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Chicago Children’s Museum invites kids to splash, build, climb, create, explore and discover in three vibrant floors of playful, interactive exhibits and programs. Located on Navy Pier, the museum’s experiences include Dinosaur Expedition, where kids can dig for dinosaur bones; Play It Safe, featuring authentic gear, a command station and fire truck; WaterWays, an interactive system of pulleys, pumps, locks and dams (raincoats provided!).

700 E Grand Avenue
Navy Pier
Chicago, Illinois
United States

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Museum of Contemporary Art

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One of the nation’s largest facilities devoted to the art of our time, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago offers exhibitions of the most thought-provoking art created since 1945. MCA Chicago documents contemporary visual culture through painting, sculpture, photography, video and film, and performance. Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, the MCA boasts a gift store, bookstore, restaurant, 300-seat theater, and a terraced sculpture garden with a panoramic view of Lake Michigan.

220 East Chicago Avenue
60611
United States

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Mitchell Museum of the American Indian

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Across the country, there are hundreds of thousands of stories that make up the oral traditions of North America’s first people. Stories that share, record, entertain, and teach others about this life and culture. "Storytelling: Inspiring Traditions for Generations"considers contemporary issues facing American Indian cultures, such as language preservation and land ownership. Learn how American Indians use storytelling traditions as tools to face these concerns.

3001 Central Street
Evanston, Illinois 60201
United States

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Museum of Broadcast Communications

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The MBC's mission is to collect, preserve, and present historic and contemporary radio and TV content as well as educate, inform, and entertain the public. Our 62,000 square foot facility includes Oprah's Door through which she made her grand entrance every day, WGN's Family Classics Set and over 180 inductee posters in the only National Radio Hall of Fame Gallery.

360 North State Street
Chicago, Illinois 60654
United States

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Art Institute of Chicago

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The Art Institute, founded in 1879, now has approximately 300,000 works of art in its permanent collection, stewarded by eleven curatorial departments and nearly 500 employees. This collection is housed in eight buildings—nearly one million square feet—at the heart of Chicago, one block from Lake Michigan. In addition to the permanent collection, we host 30 special exhibitions and hundreds of gallery talks, lectures, performances, and events every year.

111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60603-6404
United States

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City Pass Chicago

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If you are planning a trip to Chicago and plan to see a number of the great attractions that our city has to offer, you should consider purchasing one of the attraction discount cards now available. There is significant cost savings to gain as well as time savings. Both cards have a lot to offer, so compare them carefully to make the best choice for your preferences and plans.

163 E Pearson St
Chicago, Illinois 60611
United States

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Museum of Science and Industry

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Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry, one of the largest science museums in the world, is home to more than 35,000 artifacts and 400,000 square feet of hands-on exhibits designed to spark scientific inquiry and creativity. Major permanent exhibits include: U-505 Submarine, YOU! The Experience, Science Storms, the Coal Mine, the Baby Chick Hatchery, The Great Train Story, ToyMaker 3000, Genetics: Decoding Life, Earth Revealed, Colleen Moore’s Fairy Castle and the Pioneer Zephyr.

5700 South Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, Illinois 60637
United States

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Peggy Notebaert Museum

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The First Museum in the West The Chicago Academy of Sciences was founded in 1857 so nature aficionados and amateur scientists could study and share the specimens they collected. It was citizen science in action before the term was even invented! The scientific collection grew in size both exponentially and in importance. So much so, that by 1870 the Academy had one of the most significant museum collections in the entire nation.

2430 N. Cannon Dr.
Chicago, Illinois 60614
United States

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The Field Museum

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With 4.6 billion years under one roof, The Field Museum is your passport to travel around the world and back in time. Find all the info you need to plan the perfect day. Make the most of your visit with access to all of our exhibitions and a 3D movie.

1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60605
United States

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DuSable Muaeum

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Mission Statement To promote understanding and inspire appreciation of the achievements, contributions, and experiences of African Americans through exhibits, programs, and activities that illustrate African and African American history, culture and art. Visit the following pages to learn more about the museum:

740 East 56th Place
60637
United States

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