Hang out under the shade of palm trees or peek inside the tent of a Field Museum scientist in our tropical Base Camp. Field experts on tropical flora, fauna, and anthropology from around the world will be there to answer your questions, chat about their work, and explain The Field’s innovative conservation efforts in South America. Plus, celebrated mixologist Nandini Khaund will be on hand with specialty cocktails and stories of her own tropical adventures.
Spanish-language programming is available for this date of Base Camp.
Tickets, which include an All-Access Pass to The Museum, snacks, and a specialty Field Notes notebook, are $45, $13 for members (members interested in purchasing tickets ahead of time can call 312 665 7700 during regular business hours). Guests to Base Camp must be 21 or older.
Please note that admission to Jurassic World: The Exhibition is not included with your Base Camp ticket, but can be added upon arrival (availability permitting).
The event space is accessible to wheelchair-users and visitors who need to avoid stairs. For further accessibility information or to request additional accommodations, please contact us at least 2 weeks in advance by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling Noah Cruickshank at 312-665-7122.
Entrance: Use accessible entrance on east side of The Museum.
Public Transportation: The Field Museum is located on Chicago's Museum Campus. The #146 bus serves the museum campus.