Museum of Science and Industry

Host Your Special Event at MSI: Spaces

Entire Museum

The full main Museum is available for rental for large groups that wish to explore the Museum and its exhibits. Featuring 350,000 square feet of space and 800+ hands on exhibits, the main Museum is the ideal setting for association, convention or corporate groups looking to provide their guests with an interactive event experience.

Full Museum Capacity

Reception: 12,000

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Call (773) 753-2583 to speak with your personal event planner today.

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Frequently Asked Questions

From timing to parking to catering, here are some of the basics of hosting an event at MSI.


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about the museum

Opened in 1933, the oldest science Museum of its kind in the Western Hemisphere attracts approximately 2 million visitors per year.

About The Museum

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