Events for Adults

April

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The Ghost and the Darkness at the Music Box Theatre

Join The Field Museum at the Music Box Theatre for a special series of film screenings dedicated to diving into the science behind some of Hollywood’s greatest blockbusters. For each of these screenings The Field Museum will bring science professionals and lecturers to the Music Box Theatre to introduce the films and provide a forum for discussion following the film. So grab your backpack and your notebook for this amazing series that partners two great Chicago Institutions!

May

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From Villages to Cities: An Archaeological Encounter

Join us for an upcoming Archaeological Encounter! On May 2, The Field Museum is partnering with Crow Canyon Archaeological Center, a leader in archaeology research and learning, to present a full-day seminar at The Field Museum.   The seminar is the brainchild of Field Museum leader and Crow Canyon Trustee Carole Segal. We are grateful for her leadership and generous support underwriting the Segal Family Foundation.

June

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EVOLVE 2015

Hosted by the Field Associates of The Field Museum, EVOLVE promises to be one of the year’s premiere social events, filled with music and dancing, cocktails and food from some of Chicago’s hottest restaurants, fireworks and friends! All proceeds directly support The Field Museum’s mission to explore the Earth and its people.

July

Passport to China

Celebrate the opening of the Cyrus Tang Hall of China and Chinese culture in Chicago. Enjoy after-hours access to the exhibition, live Chinese music from local bands, and appetizers from local Chinese restaurants. Tickets go on sale May 28 $35 ($30 for members) until July 2 $40 ($35 for members) until July 8 $45 ($40 for members) at the door Tickets are nonrefundable and nontransferable.