Get all the details on member events happening soon at the Field Museum.

Field Museum staff member shows a fish specimen to a young boy, while the child's mother takes a picture.

Member Docent Tours

Join our docents to learn more about our temporary exhibitions. All tours will begin at 1pm and last approximately one hour. To provide the best tour experience, space is limited and reservations are required. Registration opens one month prior to each tour. More dates will be added soon.

  • Saturday, January 5: MummiesRSVP
  • Saturday, January 19: All Things Akeley—RSVP
  • Saturday, February 2: Mummies —RSVP
  • Saturday, February 16: All Things Akeley—RSVP 

Holiday Breakfast

Saturday, December 15, seatings at 9am and 10am—Sold Out

Add some natural history to your holiday traditions and celebrate at the Field Museum. Enjoy a buffet breakfast, create holiday crafts, and share all of your holiday wishes when you take your picture with Santa.

$40/adult, $30/child (ages 3-11). Tickets are limited and advanced purchase is required.

To purchase tickets, please call the Membership office at 312.665.7705. If anyone in your party has food allergies or restrictions, please mention them when purchasing your tickets.

Member and Donor Preview Day: SUE the T. rex

Wednesday, December 19 and Thursday, December 20

Be among the first to check out SUE's new space. Members and donors are invited to visit SUE’s new permanent home in the Griffin Halls of Evolving Planet  (just after the Elizabeth Morse Genius Hall of Dinosaurs), anytime from 10am–4pm. Step into the world of T. rex and discover what our scientists have learned in their ongoing research of SUE.

Check in at the membership desk and pick up your member sticker. This serves as your ticket into SUE's new space. No advanced registration is required.

Can't visit during the preview? Reserve free member passes.

SUE Celebration

Wednesday, January 16

Celebrate SUE's new digs with museum scientists, researchers, and exhibitions staff on hand to give you the inside scoop on what's new. Advance registration required.


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