Museum of Science and Industry

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Bringing science to life with award-winning exhibits and immersive experiences

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Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze

Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze

Discover the mathematical patterns that abound in the natural world.

Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze

Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze

Discover the mathematical patterns that abound in the natural world.

Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze

Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze

Discover the mathematical patterns that abound in the natural world.

Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze

Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze

Discover the mathematical patterns that abound in the natural world.

Science Storms

Science Storms

Feel the physics and consider the chemistry of natural phenomena like tornados and avalanches.

Science Storms

Science Storms

Feel the physics and consider the chemistry of natural phenomena like tornados and avalanches.

Science Storms

Science Storms

Feel the physics and consider the chemistry of natural phenomena like tornados and avalanches.

The Art of the Bicycle

The Art of the Bicycle

See the art and function of rarely displayed historic bikes alongside new cutting-edge bicycles.

The Art of the Bicycle

The Art of the Bicycle

See the art and function of rarely displayed historic bikes alongside new cutting-edge bicycles.

The Art of the Bicycle

The Art of the Bicycle

See the art and function of rarely displayed historic bikes alongside new cutting-edge bicycles.

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Exhibit

Colleen Moore's Fairy Castle
Colleen Moore's Fairy Castle
Experience the enchantment of a fairy’s dream home -- newly restored and more magical than ever!

Exhibit

U-505 Submarine
U-505 Submarine
Experience the real U-505, the only German submarine in the United States.

Exhibit

Transportation Gallery
Transportation Gallery
Explore how humankind has flown, soared, sped and chugged throughout the years.

Museum Hours
  • Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
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Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
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