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Chicago Museum Free/Discount Days in February, 2017
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Wednesday Feb 1, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

Thursday Feb 2, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum*

2430 N. Cannon Dr., Chicago, IL 60614
Regular admission: $9 for Adults $7 for Students and Seniors (60+) $6 for Children Ages 3 - 12 Free for Children under 3
Note:

Thursdays are suggested donation days for Illinois Residents.

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

General admission is free to Illinois residents every Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., but a special exhibition admission of $15 applies for access to Van Gogh's Bedrooms, which runs February 14–May 10.

Friday Feb 3, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

Saturday Feb 4, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Sunday Feb 5, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Chicago Children’s Museum*

115 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
Tel: (312) 527-1000
Regular admission: Children and Adults: $14, Seniors: $13, Children under one: Free
Note: Free for ages 15 and under

Monday Feb 6, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum*

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Regular admission: Adults General Public: $12 Kids (ages 3-14) General Public: $8
Note:

Countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes, there’s no way around it, space is freaking awesome! Come learn more at the Adler Planetarium during our Illinois Resident Discount Days – where Illinois residents receive free General Admission to the museum. A valid ID with an Illinois address is required for these special admission prices. 

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

Tuesday Feb 7, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum*

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Regular admission: Adults General Public: $12 Kids (ages 3-14) General Public: $8
Note:

Countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes, there’s no way around it, space is freaking awesome! Come learn more at the Adler Planetarium during our Illinois Resident Discount Days – where Illinois residents receive free General Admission to the museum. A valid ID with an Illinois address is required for these special admission prices. 

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago*

220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
Tel: (312) 280-2660
Regular admission: Suggested General Admission: $12, Students with ID and Senior Citizens: $7
Note:

Admission is free for Illinois residents on Tuesdays, year-round

DuSable Museum of African American History

740 E 56th Pl, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 947-0600
Regular admission: Adults: $10.00, Students & Seniors: $7.00, Children Ages 6 to 11: $3.00, Children Under 5: FREE
2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

Chicago History Museum*

1601 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614
Tel: (312) 642-4600
Regular admission: Adults: $14 with audio tours, Seniors: $12 with audio tours, Students (13–22 with ID): $12 with audio tours, Free for children (age 12 and younger)
Note:

The Museum is free to Illinois residents every Tuesday from 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. and on Commemorative Days: January 16, February 20, March 4, and July 4.

Wednesday Feb 8, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum*

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Regular admission: Adults General Public: $12 Kids (ages 3-14) General Public: $8
Note:

Countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes, there’s no way around it, space is freaking awesome! Come learn more at the Adler Planetarium during our Illinois Resident Discount Days – where Illinois residents receive free General Admission to the museum. A valid ID with an Illinois address is required for these special admission prices. 

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

Thursday Feb 9, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum*

2430 N. Cannon Dr., Chicago, IL 60614
Regular admission: $9 for Adults $7 for Students and Seniors (60+) $6 for Children Ages 3 - 12 Free for Children under 3
Note:

Thursdays are suggested donation days for Illinois Residents.

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum*

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Regular admission: Adults General Public: $12 Kids (ages 3-14) General Public: $8
Note:

Countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes, there’s no way around it, space is freaking awesome! Come learn more at the Adler Planetarium during our Illinois Resident Discount Days – where Illinois residents receive free General Admission to the museum. A valid ID with an Illinois address is required for these special admission prices. 

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

General admission is free to Illinois residents every Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., but a special exhibition admission of $15 applies for access to Van Gogh's Bedrooms, which runs February 14–May 10.

Friday Feb 10, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum*

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Regular admission: Adults General Public: $12 Kids (ages 3-14) General Public: $8
Note:

Countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes, there’s no way around it, space is freaking awesome! Come learn more at the Adler Planetarium during our Illinois Resident Discount Days – where Illinois residents receive free General Admission to the museum. A valid ID with an Illinois address is required for these special admission prices. 

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

Saturday Feb 11, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Sunday Feb 12, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Monday Feb 13, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

Tuesday Feb 14, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

Swedish American Museum

5211 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640
Tel: (773) 728–8111
Regular admission: Adults: $4, Children/students/seniors: $3

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago*

220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
Tel: (312) 280-2660
Regular admission: Suggested General Admission: $12, Students with ID and Senior Citizens: $7
Note:

Admission is free for Illinois residents on Tuesdays, year-round

DuSable Museum of African American History

740 E 56th Pl, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 947-0600
Regular admission: Adults: $10.00, Students & Seniors: $7.00, Children Ages 6 to 11: $3.00, Children Under 5: FREE
2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

Chicago History Museum*

1601 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614
Tel: (312) 642-4600
Regular admission: Adults: $14 with audio tours, Seniors: $12 with audio tours, Students (13–22 with ID): $12 with audio tours, Free for children (age 12 and younger)
Note:

The Museum is free to Illinois residents every Tuesday from 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. and on Commemorative Days: January 16, February 20, March 4, and July 4.

Wednesday Feb 15, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

Thursday Feb 16, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum*

2430 N. Cannon Dr., Chicago, IL 60614
Regular admission: $9 for Adults $7 for Students and Seniors (60+) $6 for Children Ages 3 - 12 Free for Children under 3
Note:

Thursdays are suggested donation days for Illinois Residents.

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

Illinois residents also enjoy free admission every weekday—all day long—January 9–February 16, 2017.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

General admission is free to Illinois residents every Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., but a special exhibition admission of $15 applies for access to Van Gogh's Bedrooms, which runs February 14–May 10.

Friday Feb 17, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Saturday Feb 18, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Sunday Feb 19, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Monday Feb 20, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum*

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Regular admission: Adults General Public: $12 Kids (ages 3-14) General Public: $8
Note:

Countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes, there’s no way around it, space is freaking awesome! Come learn more at the Adler Planetarium during our Illinois Resident Discount Days – where Illinois residents receive free General Admission to the museum. A valid ID with an Illinois address is required for these special admission prices. 

Chicago History Museum*

1601 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614
Tel: (312) 642-4600
Regular admission: Adults: $14 with audio tours, Seniors: $12 with audio tours, Students (13–22 with ID): $12 with audio tours, Free for children (age 12 and younger)
Note:

The Museum is free to Illinois residents every Tuesday from 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. and on Commemorative Days: January 16, February 20, March 4, and July 4.

Tuesday Feb 21, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum*

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Regular admission: Adults General Public: $12 Kids (ages 3-14) General Public: $8
Note:

Countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes, there’s no way around it, space is freaking awesome! Come learn more at the Adler Planetarium during our Illinois Resident Discount Days – where Illinois residents receive free General Admission to the museum. A valid ID with an Illinois address is required for these special admission prices. 

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago*

220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
Tel: (312) 280-2660
Regular admission: Suggested General Admission: $12, Students with ID and Senior Citizens: $7
Note:

Admission is free for Illinois residents on Tuesdays, year-round

DuSable Museum of African American History

740 E 56th Pl, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 947-0600
Regular admission: Adults: $10.00, Students & Seniors: $7.00, Children Ages 6 to 11: $3.00, Children Under 5: FREE

Chicago History Museum*

1601 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614
Tel: (312) 642-4600
Regular admission: Adults: $14 with audio tours, Seniors: $12 with audio tours, Students (13–22 with ID): $12 with audio tours, Free for children (age 12 and younger)
Note:

The Museum is free to Illinois residents every Tuesday from 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. and on Commemorative Days: January 16, February 20, March 4, and July 4.

Wednesday Feb 22, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum*

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Regular admission: Adults General Public: $12 Kids (ages 3-14) General Public: $8
Note:

Countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes, there’s no way around it, space is freaking awesome! Come learn more at the Adler Planetarium during our Illinois Resident Discount Days – where Illinois residents receive free General Admission to the museum. A valid ID with an Illinois address is required for these special admission prices. 

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

Thursday Feb 23, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum*

2430 N. Cannon Dr., Chicago, IL 60614
Regular admission: $9 for Adults $7 for Students and Seniors (60+) $6 for Children Ages 3 - 12 Free for Children under 3
Note:

Thursdays are suggested donation days for Illinois Residents.

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum*

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Regular admission: Adults General Public: $12 Kids (ages 3-14) General Public: $8
Note:

Countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes, there’s no way around it, space is freaking awesome! Come learn more at the Adler Planetarium during our Illinois Resident Discount Days – where Illinois residents receive free General Admission to the museum. A valid ID with an Illinois address is required for these special admission prices. 

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

2 reviews

Art Institute of Chicago*

111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 223-2222
Regular admission: Adults: $23 Seniors: $17 Students: $17 Children under 14: Free
Note:

General admission is free to Illinois residents every Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., but a special exhibition admission of $15 applies for access to Van Gogh's Bedrooms, which runs February 14–May 10.

Friday Feb 24, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum*

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Regular admission: Adults General Public: $12 Kids (ages 3-14) General Public: $8
Note:

Countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes, there’s no way around it, space is freaking awesome! Come learn more at the Adler Planetarium during our Illinois Resident Discount Days – where Illinois residents receive free General Admission to the museum. A valid ID with an Illinois address is required for these special admission prices. 

Saturday Feb 25, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Sunday Feb 26, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Monday Feb 27, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Tuesday Feb 28, 2017

2 reviews

Field Museum*

1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Tel: (312) 922-9410
Regular admission: They have several ticket options for you to choose from. Advance tickets may be purchased at the will-call booth in person at the Museum before 4 p.m.
Note:

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.

Museum of Science and Industry Chicago*

S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 684-1414
Regular admission: Adult: $18 Senior: $17, Child: $11
Note:

General admission is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency.

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago*

220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
Tel: (312) 280-2660
Regular admission: Suggested General Admission: $12, Students with ID and Senior Citizens: $7
Note:

Admission is free for Illinois residents on Tuesdays, year-round

DuSable Museum of African American History

740 E 56th Pl, Chicago, IL 60637
Tel: (773) 947-0600
Regular admission: Adults: $10.00, Students & Seniors: $7.00, Children Ages 6 to 11: $3.00, Children Under 5: FREE

Chicago History Museum*

1601 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614
Tel: (312) 642-4600
Regular admission: Adults: $14 with audio tours, Seniors: $12 with audio tours, Students (13–22 with ID): $12 with audio tours, Free for children (age 12 and younger)
Note:

The Museum is free to Illinois residents every Tuesday from 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. and on Commemorative Days: January 16, February 20, March 4, and July 4.