Press Room

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Our public relations team shares news stories and materials for use by the press. They can be reached via

The Field Museum is a forward-thinking scientific leader on a mission to explore, protect, and celebrate nature and culture. From exhibitions that inspire journeys of discovery in visitors young and old, to the groundbreaking research and conservation efforts driven by our 40 million artifacts and specimens, we’re on a mission to spark public engagement with science and uncover solutions for a brighter world.

Press materials

Multimedia materials are available to accompany articles and other press mentions (with proper credit and copyright adherence). Unless otherwise noted, all materials are © Field Museum.

Media inquiries

Our passionate staff members are eager to share their knowledge about our mission and the world of science and natural history at large. Reporters and other members of the media who are in need of a specialized source or interested in filming at the museum, contact our PR team. We’re eager to connect you with experts on evolution, climate change, Field Museum history, and more.

The PR team manages all communication with staff members.

If you need to connect with our staff for advertising or sales purposes, contact For all other inquiries, visit our Contact Us page for more info.

Press visitation

If you’re working on a story that requires an in-person visit to the Museum, we can offer you free admission. Contact us to submit your credentials and arrange for passes.