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.

Future Energy Chicago

Future Energy Chicago

Compete in a fast-paced simulation game to create a more sustainable city.

Future Energy Chicago

Future Energy Chicago

Compete in a fast-paced simulation game to create a more sustainable city.

Future Energy Chicago

Future Energy Chicago

Compete in a fast-paced simulation game to create a more sustainable city.

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.

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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

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.

Museum Hours
  • Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 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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  • 80 at 80

    See 80 rarely displayed artifacts in an exhibit commemorating the Museum's 80th anniversary.

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  • goREACT

    Create virtual chemical reactions anywhere with this interactive periodic table.

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