Meet a Scientist

Monarchs, Milkweed, & Mapping

Discover live monarch specimens and learn what Field Museum researchers are doing to reverse population declines. Learn what you can do to help!

Free with Basic admission. On select dates from 11am to 1pm, find scientific staff in our Grainger Science Hub! They'll share wonders from our collections and highlights of their research. Enter from Stanley Field Hall to hear about their work, see real artifacts and specimens from the approximately 30 million objects in The Field Museum's collections, and experience the Museum in new ways. Topics range from birds to insects, from mammals to plants, from pottery to spear points, and more!