Upcoming Events

February

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

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Make Field Museum science games!

Biodiversity Arcade

Like playing games? Join us this winter as we make games about underwater ecosystems! We’ll explore The Field Museum’s collections and research on life underneath the deep blue sea and explore the aquatic evolutionary tree of life. Teens will learn to program in Scratch and translate what they learn about Field Museum science into biodiversity video games. Free and open to teens ages 14-18 with a valid school or state ID. Teens must enter through the West Doors of the Museum, program runs from 4:30 - 6:20pm.   

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

$63 Buy Tickets

Dozin' with the Dinos

The lights dim as you explore the rituals of ancient Egyptian culture, guided by the light of your flashlight. Next, you prowl an African savannah with giraffes, hippos, and man-eating lions.  Take a break by playing games from around the world or touching giant bugs from right in your backyard.  Cap your night of exploration and adventure with cozy bedtime stories, before drifting off to dreamland in one of our amazing exhibits. Bring your family and friends for a night at the museum you’ll never forget!

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

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Make Field Museum science games!

Biodiversity Arcade

Like playing games? Join us this winter as we make games about underwater ecosystems! We’ll explore The Field Museum’s collections and research on life underneath the deep blue sea and explore the aquatic evolutionary tree of life. Teens will learn to program in Scratch and translate what they learn about Field Museum science into biodiversity video games. Free and open to teens ages 14-18 with a valid school or state ID. Teens must enter through the West Doors of the Museum, program runs from 4:30 - 6:20pm.   

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

$63 Buy Tickets

Dozin' with the Dinos

The lights dim as you explore the rituals of ancient Egyptian culture, guided by the light of your flashlight. Next, you prowl an African savannah with giraffes, hippos, and man-eating lions.  Take a break by playing games from around the world or touching giant bugs from right in your backyard.  Cap your night of exploration and adventure with cozy bedtime stories, before drifting off to dreamland in one of our amazing exhibits. Bring your family and friends for a night at the museum you’ll never forget!

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

img_2531.jpg

Make Field Museum science games!

Biodiversity Arcade

Like playing games? Join us this winter as we make games about underwater ecosystems! We’ll explore The Field Museum’s collections and research on life underneath the deep blue sea and explore the aquatic evolutionary tree of life. Teens will learn to program in Scratch and translate what they learn about Field Museum science into biodiversity video games. Free and open to teens ages 14-18 with a valid school or state ID. Teens must enter through the West Doors of the Museum, program runs from 4:30 - 6:20pm.   

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Art and Science Spotlight

Every third Saturday of the month 11am-2pm. Free with Basic admission. The Crown Family PlayLab invites you to join us for Art and Science Spotlight, a special program that brings storytellers, musicians, painters, and other performers to the Museum to meet you and your little one! The Crown Family PlayLab is free with basic admission and is open Thursdays through Mondays from 10am to 4pm, last admission is at 3pm.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

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Tell a story through 3D printing.

Cultural Material: 3D

Objects tell stories. Learn how The Field Museum uses 3D technologies to preserve objects and the stories they tell. Get first-hand experience working in 3D software and design your own 3D object to be printed at the end of the program. Design and fabricate anything from a 3D printed video game controller to a biomechanically inspired object of your choosing. Free and open to teens ages 14-18 with a valid school or state ID. Teens must enter through the West Doors of the Museum, program runs from 4:30 pm to 6:20 pm.  

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

Discount Day

Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on Field Museum Discount Days. On these Discount Days, Illinois residents may upgrade to a Discovery Pass for $11 or upgrade to an All-Access Pass for $18. Active Military Personnel The Field Museum welcomes Active Military Personnel to enjoy complimentary Basic admission to the Museum. Illinois Teachers Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12) receive complimentary Basic admission to the Museum.

March

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Tell a story through 3D printing.

Cultural Material: 3D

Objects tell stories. Learn how The Field Museum uses 3D technologies to preserve objects and the stories they tell. Get first-hand experience working in 3D software and design your own 3D object to be printed at the end of the program. Design and fabricate anything from a 3D printed video game controller to a biomechanically inspired object of your choosing. Free and open to teens ages 14-18 with a valid school or state ID. Teens must enter through the West Doors of the Museum, program runs from 4:30 pm to 6:20 pm.  

$63 Buy Tickets

Dozin' with the Dinos

The lights dim as you explore the rituals of ancient Egyptian culture, guided by the light of your flashlight. Next, you prowl an African savannah with giraffes, hippos, and man-eating lions.  Take a break by playing games from around the world or touching giant bugs from right in your backyard.  Cap your night of exploration and adventure with cozy bedtime stories, before drifting off to dreamland in one of our amazing exhibits. Bring your family and friends for a night at the museum you’ll never forget!

img_1436.jpg

Tell a story through 3D printing.

Cultural Material: 3D

Objects tell stories. Learn how The Field Museum uses 3D technologies to preserve objects and the stories they tell. Get first-hand experience working in 3D software and design your own 3D object to be printed at the end of the program. Design and fabricate anything from a 3D printed video game controller to a biomechanically inspired object of your choosing. Free and open to teens ages 14-18 with a valid school or state ID. Teens must enter through the West Doors of the Museum, program runs from 4:30 pm to 6:20 pm.  

Members' Only Lecture

As a valued member, we invite you to join us for the Members' Only lecture for our newest exhibition, Vikings. Join us for a light breakfast reception at 8:00am followed by a lecture at 9:00am in James Simpson Theater with Susan Neill, Vikings Project Manager. Enjoy a complimentary viewing of the newest exhibition, Vikings, as well as Vodou: Sacred Powers of Haiti.

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Tell a story through 3D printing.

Cultural Material: 3D

Objects tell stories. Learn how The Field Museum uses 3D technologies to preserve objects and the stories they tell. Get first-hand experience working in 3D software and design your own 3D object to be printed at the end of the program. Design and fabricate anything from a 3D printed video game controller to a biomechanically inspired object of your choosing. Free and open to teens ages 14-18 with a valid school or state ID. Teens must enter through the West Doors of the Museum, program runs from 4:30 pm to 6:20 pm.  

$63 Buy Tickets

Dozin' with the Dinos

The lights dim as you explore the rituals of ancient Egyptian culture, guided by the light of your flashlight. Next, you prowl an African savannah with giraffes, hippos, and man-eating lions.  Take a break by playing games from around the world or touching giant bugs from right in your backyard.  Cap your night of exploration and adventure with cozy bedtime stories, before drifting off to dreamland in one of our amazing exhibits. Bring your family and friends for a night at the museum you’ll never forget!

Art and Science Spotlight

Every third Saturday of the month 11am-2pm. Free with Basic admission. The Crown Family PlayLab invites you to join us for Art and Science Spotlight, a special program that brings storytellers, musicians, painters, and other performers to the Museum to meet you and your little one! The Crown Family PlayLab is free with basic admission and is open Thursdays through Mondays from 10am to 4pm, last admission is at 3pm.

img_1436.jpg

Tell a story through 3D printing.

Cultural Material: 3D

Objects tell stories. Learn how The Field Museum uses 3D technologies to preserve objects and the stories they tell. Get first-hand experience working in 3D software and design your own 3D object to be printed at the end of the program. Design and fabricate anything from a 3D printed video game controller to a biomechanically inspired object of your choosing. Free and open to teens ages 14-18 with a valid school or state ID. Teens must enter through the West Doors of the Museum, program runs from 4:30 pm to 6:20 pm.  

$63 Buy Tickets

Dozin' with the Dinos

Sue the T. rex is having a sleepover! The lights dim as you explore the rituals of ancient Egyptian culture, guided by the light of your flashlight. Next, you prowl an African savannah with giraffes, hippos, and man-eating lions.  Take a break by playing games from around the world or touching giant bugs from right in your backyard.  Cap your night of exploration and adventure with cozy bedtime stories, before drifting off to dreamland in one of our amazing exhibits. Bring your family and friends for a night at the museum you’ll never forget!

April

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Tell a story through 3D printing.

Cultural Material: 3D

Objects tell stories. Learn how The Field Museum uses 3D technologies to preserve objects and the stories they tell. Get first-hand experience working in 3D software and design your own 3D object to be printed at the end of the program. Design and fabricate anything from a 3D printed video game controller to a biomechanically inspired object of your choosing. Free and open to teens ages 14-18 with a valid school or state ID. Teens must enter through the West Doors of the Museum, program runs from 4:30 pm to 6:20 pm.  

Art and Science Spotlight

Every third Saturday of the month 11am-2pm. Free with Basic admission. The Crown Family PlayLab invites you to join us for Art and Science Spotlight, a special program that brings storytellers, musicians, painters, and other performers to the Museum to meet you and your little one! The Crown Family PlayLab is free with basic admission and is open Thursdays through Mondays from 10am to 4pm, last admission is at 3pm.

$63 Buy Tickets

Dozin' with the Dinos

The lights dim as you explore the rituals of ancient Egyptian culture, guided by the light of your flashlight. Next, you prowl an African savannah with giraffes, hippos, and man-eating lions.  Take a break by playing games from around the world or touching giant bugs from right in your backyard.  Cap your night of exploration and adventure with cozy bedtime stories, before drifting off to dreamland in one of our amazing exhibits. Bring your family and friends for a night at the museum you’ll never forget!

May

$63 Buy Tickets

Dozin' with the Dinos

The lights dim as you explore the rituals of ancient Egyptian culture, guided by the light of your flashlight. Next, you prowl an African savannah with giraffes, hippos, and man-eating lions.  Take a break by playing games from around the world or touching giant bugs from right in your backyard.  Cap your night of exploration and adventure with cozy bedtime stories, before drifting off to dreamland in one of our amazing exhibits. Bring your family and friends for a night at the museum you’ll never forget!

Members' Nights

As a member, receive free tickets to the exclusive Annual Members' Nights. Every year, the Museum opens its doors after-hours to members only, and comes alive with special, this-night only activities. Socialize, tour special exhibitions, or go behind the scenes into collections and labs with out staff.  Not a member? Join today!

Members' Nights

As a member, receive free tickets to the exclusive Annual Members' Nights. Every year, the Museum opens its doors after-hours to members only, and comes alive with special, this-night only activities. Socialize, tour special exhibitions, or go behind the scenes into collections and labs with out staff.  Not a member? Join today!

June