Press Room

Thank you for accessing The Field Museum's Press Room.

Press Materials

The Field Museum makes some information and photo assets available without requiring additional permission for publication by the press:

Unless otherwise stated, all photos are © The Field Museum. Photos are explicitly for editorial purposes only. For all other purposes (e.g. books, scientific papers, documentaries), please contact media@fieldmuseum.org.

Media Inquiries

The Field Museum employs a wide range of staff members who are experts in science, education, and exhibitions. If you are interested in speaking with a staff member for inclusion in a story, please contact The Field Museum Public Relations Department at 312.665.7100 or media@fieldmuseum.org. For more information about the areas of science studied by Field Museum staff, please visit the Science section of our website.

Note: The PR department only handles requests from reporters. For advertising and sales inquiries, please email advertising@fieldmuseum.org. For all other inquiries, visit our Contact Us page for more info.

Press Visitation

The Field Museum offers complimentary admission to members of the press who can be verified through their email domain or another source. This is extended to each press member in a party, but not does not apply to attending friends and family members. To arrange attendance, contact media@fieldmuseum.org at least a week prior to your visit. If your visit is specifically to fact-gather for a story, please state so in your email and your request will be expedited.