Open 9am – 5pm every day except Christmas
Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission on select dates!
Youth Council brings youth across Museum programming together to create stronger partnerships between youth and The Field Museum, as well as opportunities for youth voice within the institution.
Visit the Crown Family PlayLab on the third Saturday of the month from 11am-2pm for special events for children ages 2-6.
Develop technology skills and explore science through this paid internship collaboration between the Digital Learning Team and Field Museum scientists. Open to participants ages 16-18.
Conduct genetic research alongside Field Museum scientists.
Teen Volunteer introduction program for teens going into their freshman year of high school.
Explore the Adler Planetarium, The Field Museum, and Shedd Aquarium.
Go birding with The Field at locations around Cook County!
Join SUE the T. rex for a sleepover!
Join Digital Community Catalysts to strengthen community, create content, and make a true resource created for teachers, by teachers.
Visit our Science Hub to talk with Field Museum scientists, get a close look at their work, and see special objects from our collections!
Try out what it's like to be a scientist with other 11-14 year olds.
Mighty Acorns is an elementary environmental education program that connects students to multiple, meaningful and sustained interactions with their local ecosystems.
Watch live tattooing demonstrations in The Field Museum’s own tattoo shop!
These 7th and 8th grade students are involved in their communities as active, engaged citizens working to protect their environment.
PlayLab Accessibility Days
Calumet Is My Back Yard (CIMBY) works with over 700 9th-12th grade youth every year to improve natural sites and to bring science lessons to life.
This weekly series features speakers from around the world presenting on topics related to the museum's research and conservation activities.
Add a free docent guided tour to your museum visit.
Get a peek behind the curtain and learn the inside scoop about the collections in our vaults.
Celebrate the holidays at The Field Museum!
Educators are invited to the The Field Museum for an exclusive look at Learning Center programs and resources.
Teens facilitate programming in Stanley Field Hall and work with early learners in the Crown Family PlayLab. Applicants must be current high school students at the time of application.
Explore the intersection of science and culture at curioCITY, our special teen-only evening.