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

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

Omnimax

Journey to Space
Journey to Space
Mar 19, 2015 - Feb 18, 2016
Take a visually stunning journey into the future of NASA space exploration.

Exhibit

Materials Science
Materials Science
Mar 19, 2015 - Jan 31, 2016
Explore the history and future of materials that impact our lives everyday.

Museum Hours
  • Extended hours through April 12
    Daily* from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    * April 5: closing 4 p.m.
    Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
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Museum Location
Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
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    Create virtual chemical reactions anywhere with this interactive periodic table.

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