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Museum Hours

Museum is open daily 9am–5pm (last entry at 4pm)

Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Museum is located at 1400 S. Dusable Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605

Fuel your passion for discovery with dinosaurs, ancient artifacts, cultural insights, and groundbreaking science.

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Ticket discounts are available for child, student, and senior visitors at checkout (ID required).

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Ticketed exhibitions

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Save 10 percent off the cost of membership when you join online today using promo code: MEMTEN

Membership includes opportunities to go behind the scenes at our Annual Members’ Nights

Member tickets

Reserve your free tickets to the museum by verifying your membership and booking tickets online or at the museum.

Chicago CityPASS

Save 48 percent on admission to Chicago’s top 5 attractions—including our All-Access Pass. With one easy purchase you can visit the attractions at your own pace, in any order, over a 9-day period.

Go City® - Chicago

Save up to 55 percent on admission to several Chicago-area attractions, including the Field Museum, with a single pass. With Go City® you can visit top attractions and hidden gems, all on your schedule.

Free Admission Days

On select days throughout the year, Illinois residents can enjoy free Basic admission—plus discounted Discovery and All-Access passes to explore a ticketed exhibition or enjoy a 3D movie. You can only redeem free admission on-site.

Special Offers

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Active military personnel and Illinois teachers

ASTC Travel Passport Program

Frequently asked questions

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