Archive for Museum of Science and Industry

Hidden Gems on the University of Chicago Campus

On a trip to Hyde Park, most folks stop by some of the neighborhood’s star attractions: the Museum of Science and Industry, the Court Theatre, and perhaps a stop at the Medici on 57th Street for some pizza and conversation. First-time visitors and seasoned South Siders might also do well to check out a few [Read More]

August 05, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: Comments Off on Hidden Gems on the University of Chicago Campus | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Events, Events AOI, In the City

Spotlight On: The Museum of Science and Industry

The Museum of Science and Industry was opened in 1933, and it is still the largest science museum in the Western Hemisphere. It has many diverse exhibits, including a German submarine from World War II and Apollo 8, the first spacecraft to carry humans to the moon. Located in Jackson Park, the museum is situated [Read More]

July 17, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: (0) | Categories: Education, Events AOI

A Guide to Seeing Chicago’s Museums for Free

Taking in some culture doesn’t have to be costly. Many of Chicago’s museums host free admission days all year round, you just need to know when to go. Museum-goers from Illinois are especially in luck, with many places participating in Illinois Resident Discount days (just be sure to bring valid ID!). But even if you’re [Read More]

June 22, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: Comments Off on A Guide to Seeing Chicago’s Museums for Free | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Events, Events AOI

An Insider’s Guide to Four Lesser Known Cultural Gems in Chicago

Many people frequent the Field Museum and the Museum of Science and Industry, but what about a museum that’s purpose is to highlight to the advancements in the history of surgery? Or maybe even a museum that hosts the nations only Broadcast Radio Hall of Fame? There are some truly great museums and exhibits that [Read More]

April 05, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: Comments Off on An Insider’s Guide to Four Lesser Known Cultural Gems in Chicago | Categories: Events, In the City

Spend Spring Break at a Chicago Museum

Headed to Chicago this spring break? Or you are a Chicagoan staying home to enjoy the city in bloom? Chicago museums have you covered when it comes to spring break fun with a dash of learning. Here are three Chicago museums (and one aquarium!) that are the place to be this spring in Chicago. Continue [Read More]

April 01, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: Comments Off on Spend Spring Break at a Chicago Museum | Categories: Events, In the City

4 Chicago Museum Exhibits to See Now

Spring brings more than just warm weather to Chicago: a handful of new exhibits have debuted at museums across the city in the past few weeks, and now is the perfect  time to check them out. Continue Reading »

March 25, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: Comments Off on 4 Chicago Museum Exhibits to See Now | Categories: Events, Events AOI, In the City

Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry Free for Kids in February

If you’re looking for an economically-friendly adventure for the family in February, you can’t beat a special offering from the Museum of Science and Industry for this month: free admission for kids! This free admission is limited to children age 3 to 11, and does not include special exhibits such as the temporary special showing [Read More]

February 12, 2014 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Events, In the City

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