Museum of Science and Industry


Our vision is to inspire and motivate our children to reach their full potential in the fields of science, technology, medicine and engineering. We excite students and empower teachers with innovative programs that provide hands-on learning.


Science Works: Cool Jobs, Hot Careers
Learn about interesting STEM jobs straight from the professionals at our two-day, Museum-wide career fair.
Educator Open House
Join us for a free evening event just for educators on Oct. 11. Explore exhibits and learn about our education programs.
Summer Brain Games
Bring science to life all year long with these hands-on experiments for kids of all ages. Race balloons, build a weather station and more.
Wanger Family Fab Lab
Dream up, design and make almost anything you can imagine using cutting-edge software and equipment in our small-scale workshop.
The Art of Science Learning
This initiative seeks to spark innovation and creativity in education and the workplace by integrating arts-infused learning methods.
Live Science
Be part of the action in our new live science experiences! Learn about chemistry, physics, biology and more in these fun, interactive shows.

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For field trips, call (773) 684-1414.  For other education inquiries, email edinfo(at)

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The Center aims to inspire the next generation of inventors and innovators with programs that empower teachers, engage the community and excite students.

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