Events for Adults

March

Chicago, Collected: Opening Night

Chicago, Collected is free and open to the public from March 4–31. All events take place at Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W 111th St, Chicago, IL 60655. Discover fossils, plants, and other specimens from The Field Museum’s collections on display at the Beverly Arts Center. Chicago, Collected, is a collaborative exhibit and program series connecting the city of Chicago to its natural history. On select dates, come by for special events featuring Field Museum scientists, who will present their research, answer questions, and show off objects from our collections.

Chicago, Collected: Ice Age

Chicago, Collected is free and open to the public from March 4–31. All events take place at Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W 111th St, Chicago, IL 60655. Discover fossils, plants, and other specimens from The Field Museum’s collections on display at the Beverly Arts Center. Chicago, Collected, is a collaborative exhibit and program series connecting the city of Chicago to its natural history. On select dates, come by for special events featuring Field Museum scientists, who will present their research, answer questions, and show off objects from our collections.

April

May

Travel with the Field Museum - Dynasties of China and Tibet: The Himalayas and the Yangtze

You are invited on an extraordinary journey through China and Tibet–two lands of stunning beauty and centuries-old civilizations steeped in legend and tradition. Travel with the Museum’s preeminent experts–Gary M. Feinman, MacArthur Curator of Mesoamerican, Central American, and East Asian Anthropology, and Linda Nicholas, Adjunct Curator of Anthropology–who bring in-depth knowledge and understanding of these ancient cultures. 

June

Free Admission Day

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.* See ticketed exhibitions and 3D films at a special price: choose a Discovery Pass and see one special exhibition or 3D film, or see it all with an All-Access Pass! Those who qualify for state food assistance can visit at a discounted rate any day with the Museums for All initiative.  2018 Free Admission Days:

Free Admission Day

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.* See ticketed exhibitions and 3D films at a special price: choose a Discovery Pass and see one special exhibition or 3D film, or see it all with an All-Access Pass! Those who qualify for state food assistance can visit at a discounted rate any day with the Museums for All initiative.  2018 Free Admission Days:

Free Admission Day

On Free Admission Days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency.* See ticketed exhibitions and 3D films at a special price: choose a Discovery Pass and see one special exhibition or 3D film, or see it all with an All-Access Pass! Those who qualify for state food assistance can visit at a discounted rate any day with the Museums for All initiative.  2018 Free Admission Days: