Public Tours

Guided tours are the perfect way to dig a little deeper during your visit. Our volunteer docents lead these tours, which are free with museum admission.

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Meet at information desk on main level

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Free with museum admission

Guided tours are available daily, and at no extra cost. Visit the information desk for details. Schedule is subject to change based on volunteer availability.

Dinos and SUE

Take a trip through Evolving Planet to learn what a dinosaur is, what fossils can teach us about dinosaurs, and how to spot the dinos around us today! And, of course, say hello to our famous T. rex, SUE.

Tour duration: approx. 45 mins

Field Favorites

If you’re trying to see the best of what the Field has to offer on a tight schedule, this is the tour for you! Explore how history, science, and community come together to make the Field Museum the dynamic institution it is today.

Tour duration: approx. 45 mins