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

Health and safety

In accordance with the City of Chicago’s updated guidelines, the Field Museum no longer requires proof of vaccination against COVID-19 or masks for museum visitors. However, we strongly encourage all of our guests to wear masks while in the building.

Some exceptions may apply for museum events. If you have registered for an event, your event organizer will communicate any specific requirements.

Learn more about health and safety at the Field.

Ticketed exhibitions

Each ticket gives you access to all general admission exhibitions, like Inside Ancient Egypt and SUE the T. rex in the Griffin Halls of Evolving Planet. Want to see more? With a Discovery Pass, add one of our ticketed exhibitions or a 3D movie to your day. And, with an All-Access Pass, you can enjoy it all! Ticketed exhibitions include:

  • Death: Life's Greatest Mystery
  • First Kings of Europe (Opens March 31, 2023)
  • Cyrus Tang Hall of China
  • Underground Adventure

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Two young visitors reach down to touch the foot of Máximo, a cast of the largest dinosaur ever discovered. The foot is raised on a black platform and the two visitors learn forward to touch the front of the foot.

Two kids touch the foot of Máximo, a cast of a titanosaur Patagotitan mayorum. You can greet him in person or text him at (844) 994-3466.

Lucy Hewett, (c) Field Museum 2020

Member tickets

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

Chicago CityPASS®

Save 50 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.

Chicago CityKey

For the first year you hold a CityKey card, receive one free Basic admission for you and your family members. Please show your CityKey card when purchasing tickets at the museum. You cannot apply complimentary Basic admission to online ticket purchases.

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

These discounts are only available in person—ask about them when you arrive at the Field.

Museums for All

Families with valid EBT (Link) or WIC cards are eligible for $3-per-person Basic admission for up to six people. Please show your valid EBT (Link) or WIC card when you purchase tickets at the museum. You cannot take advantage of this special offer when buying tickets online. Museums for All is made possible by Ford Motor Company.

Active military personnel and Illinois teachers

Basic admission is complimentary for active military personnel and Illinois teachers (pre-K through 12th grade). Please show your employee or military status ID when purchasing tickets at the museum. You cannot take advantage of this special offer when buying tickets online.

ASTC Travel Passport Program

If you’re a member of a science center or museum that participates in the ASTC Travel Passport Program, you can receive free Basic admission. Please show your science center or museum member ID when purchasing tickets at the museum. You cannot take advantage of this special offer when buying tickets online.

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