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Transportation Gallery

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

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The Great Train Story
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Witness 20-plus trains run on 1,400 feet of winding track from Seattle to Chicago.
Colleen Moore's Fairy Castle

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

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Genetics and the Baby Chick Hatchery
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Discover the complex interplay between genes and environmental cues that produce new life.

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Toys Around the World
Make and play with these toys and see science at work!
Ships Through the Ages

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Ships Through the Ages
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Follow the story of man's quest to travel the seas with the Museum’s collection of model ships.

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

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