Free Days & Offers

Illinois residents have the opportunity to see ticketed exhibitions and 3D films at a special price. Choose a Discovery Pass for $11 and see one special exhibition or 3D film, or see it all with an All-Access Pass for $18!

Upcoming free days:

August 11, 12, and 13

September 3, 10, 11, 12, 13, and 20

October 4 and 30

November 1 and 22

December 5, 6, and 13

Ticket prices on Free Days for Illinois Residents*

  Adult Senior / Student Child (3-11)
Basic admission

Includes entry to most permanent exhibitions.

Free Free Free
Discovery Pass

Choose one ticketed exhibition or one 3D movie.

$11 $9 $8
All-Access Pass

Complete access to The Field Museum, including ticketed exhibitions and one 3D movie.

Best value!

$18 $15 $13

* Illinois residents must show valid proof of residency.

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.

Please Note: Illinois based school groups, park districts, and youth groups must pre-register at least two weeks in advance of your field trip date to be allowed admittance to the Museum. Pre-registration is required on both discount days and non-discount days at the Museum.