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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.
Learn the inside scoop about the collections in our vaults from members of our Discovery Squad!
Put your mind to the test and unlock the doors to a hidden ancient tomb!
Enjoy free Basic admission and discounted passes for ticketed exhibitions!
Each year, hundreds of young professionals gather to support The Field Museum through an evening of music and dancing in the Museum's iconic Stanley Field Hall, cocktails and food from Chicago's hottest restaurants, and special after-hours access to the Museum's latest exhibition.
Conduct genetic research alongside Field Museum scientists.
Volunteer with The Field Museum to help improve the health of Chicago's natural areas and our communities.
Special art projects and guest presentations for families!
Explore the intersection of science and culture at curioCITY, our special teen-only event.
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.
Learn how to use our collections to inspire your students.
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.
A close look at dinosaurs around the Field Museum for preschoolers and their caregivers this summer.
Teen Volunteer introduction program for teens going into their freshman year of high school.
Explore the Adler Planetarium, The Field Museum, and Shedd Aquarium.
Try out what it's like to be a scientist, just for 10-14 year olds. Select from three themes available this fall: fishes, fossils, or insects.
Grab your sleeping bags for an overnight stay at the Museum! See science in action, enjoy special activities, and explore by flashlight.
Private group sessions in the Crown Family PlayLab!
Visit our Science Hub to talk with Field Museum scientists, get a close look at their work, and see special objects from our collections!
The Museum offers five unique tours for ages 8 to adults that are tailored to meet particular needs and preferences of visitors with learning, developmental and intellectual disabilities.
Mighty Acorns is an elementary environmental education program that connects students to multiple, meaningful and sustained interactions with their local ecosystems.
Join us for the 2018 Conservation Celebration.
These 7th and 8th grade students are involved in their communities as active, engaged citizens working to protect their environment.
Sensory Saturday offers a fun, sensory-friendly experience!
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.
Head behind-the-scenes and make scientific discoveries during this one week camp!
This weekly series features speakers from around the world presenting on topics related to the museum's research and conservation activities.
Explore the world by taking a tour with Field Museum curators and special guest lecturers.
Explore behind the scenes – exclusively for Field Museum members!
Experience all the wonder of The Field Museum at your neighborhood Chicago park!
Add a free docent guided tour to your museum visit.
Learn game design and explore freshwater ecosystems this fall! The Field Museum invites high school students to apply to Design-It Play-It: H2O Games, a 10-week After School Matters advanced apprenticeship program.