Offered to Illinois residents, enjoy Museum of Science and Industry free days throughout the year with valid proof of residency.
2018 Museum of Science and Industry Free Days *:
? January 8?11, 15?18, 22?25, 29?31
? February 1, 5?8, 12?15, 20?22, 26?27
? March 14
? June 4?7, 11?12
? September 4?6, 10?13, 17?20, 24?27
? November 12
*On Illinois Free Days, Museum Entry is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency. No further Chicago residency discounts apply on Illinois Free Days. Giant Dome Theater films, Coal Mine and optional U-505 onboard tours, and certain temporary exhibits are not included in Museum Entry, and require separate admission. See website for details and restrictions.
Learn more about free days at the Museum of Science and Industry.
The museum is the only building constructed for the 1893 World?s Columbian Exposition?s ?White City? that remains at the site. Built as the fair?s Palace of Fine Arts, it is now home to the Western Hemisphere?s largest science museum.
Highlights of MSI:
? Chicago?s only five-story, domed movie theater
? Student and teacher e-learning center with videoconferencing
? An 800-seat auditorium and two smaller theater spaces
? Twelve Learning Lab areas for education programming
? Convenient indoor parking connected to the Museum?s Entry Hall
? Many amenities, shops and restaurants throughout
The Museum of Science and Industry is located at 57th Street and Lake Shore Drive in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago.
Museum of Science and Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60637