A museum staff memebr holds a skull towards a woman and several boys.

Field Family Night: Clues from the Collection

Event summary


3/29, 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM CDT
Part of the series: Field Family Nights


Ticket required


About this event

Explore science after hours with the whole family!

Clue in for a night at the Field Museum! At this after hours event, families with kids ages 2 to 12 will explore the museum for clues in order to solve a “who-done-it?” mystery. Guests will also learn about how specimens from our collections give us clues about the past from our team of scientists.

Guests must register in advance. Walk-ins are not permitted. All sales are final.

Choose your ticket type below

Ticket Type Member Non-member
Standard $27 $30
Tour $50 $55
Movie Add-On** $5 $5

*Tours are 30-45 minutes and are recommended for families with children ages 6-12. We will offer 2 different tours (assigned) with two different times (assigned).

**Movie tickets are purchased upon arrival through guest services. No advanced purchase for movie tickets.

Parking for Field Family Nights can now be purchased in advance directly through Soldier Field - North Garage. We have arranged for a special discounted rate of $30 per car for this event. Rates are subject to change for parking that is purchased upon your arrival on the day of your event.

Please purchase parking in advance by following this link and selecting your Field Family Night event. 

For all other questions, please email us at familynights@fieldmuseum.org or call us at 312.665.7525


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