This Sunday, we open at 11 a.m. due to Bike the Drive. Museum Hours

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Hotels and Accomodations

Wondering where to stay while you’re visiting?

These hotels are just minutes away from the Museum and offer special rates for MSI guests. Just hop on the #2, #6 or #10 buses, take the trolley (summer months only), or drive down Lake Shore Drive and park in our convenient indoor parking garage.

Preferred Hotel Partners

Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, must steps from the Magnificent Mile, Navy Pier and Maggie Daley Park, Hyatt Regency Chicago is the premier location for everything to see and do in Chicago. They feature numerous amenities, services and restaurants and are just a quick bus ride to the Museum of Science and Industry! Experience all the comforts of home where authentic hospitality tops it all off.

Discover The Renaissance Blackstone. Once the quintessential destination for Chicago-bound movie stars, sports legends, royalty and Presidents, Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel is a legend reborn – delighting guests with its unique ability to bridge the past and present in a way that only Renaissance can – with a dynamic mix of historic architecture, innovative modern design, cutting-edge technology and an endless sense of discovery. Book special MSI rates and packages. 

Other Recommended Hotels

BEST WESTERN PLUS Chicago River North hotel is an award-winning, downtown Chicago hotel offering full-service amenities and services, exceptional value, and a spectacular downtown location for business and leisure travelers. The hotel is newly renovated, offers free parking to guests, and has a rooftop indoor pool with sundeck.