Museum of Science and Industry

Highly recommended
Overflowing with wonders and widgets, the Museum of Science and Industry is one of Chicago's most popular attractions. Dedicated to presenting science, industry and technology in an entertaining way, the museum's hands-on displays tackle numerous topics: the human body, transport, communications, industry, energy, the environment and space/defence. You can take a simulated flight, tour a submarine or see how a heart functions.

Useful information

Address:

5700 S. Lake Shore Drive et 57th St., 60637 Chicago

Opening hours

9.30am‑4pm - several options from $18

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