- This event is suitable for all ages.
- July 22, 2015
- 5:30 PM
- Main Level, Museum-Wide
- This event for members is FREE but requires reservations (up to the quantity admitted under your membership).
5:30 to 9 p.m.
Explore more on the most exciting night of the year!
Go behind the scenes at MSI, enjoy one-night-only experiences and activities, meet with MSI staff, see our vast Collection of artifacts, and so much more. Event highlights include complimentary ice cream service overlooking the Jackson Park lagoon (weather permitting) and free flight simulator rides.
This event is free for MSI members with advance registration, up to the quantity admitted under your membership.
Activity Guide and Map
For a complete schedule of activities, please see the 2015 Member Open House Activity Guide and Map.
Online registration for this event has closed. For those already registered, complimentary tickets to board the U-505 Submarine and ride the flight simulator will be available onsite, on a first-come, first-served basis. Quantities are limited.
Tickets for the following exhibits and tours are no longer available: Robot Revolution, Omnimax® Theater, Coal Mine and Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze.
Need to Renew?
You must be a current member to register for and attend this event. To renew your membership, click here.
The Museum will close at 4 p.m. on this day to prepare for the Open House. Questions? Please call (773) 947-3161.
The Member Open House is sponsored by:
- Happening Now
Enter the mysterious world of one of nature's most awe-inspiring marine mammals.
Interact with a cutting-edge collection of robots from around the world.
- Coming Soon
Take a special private group behind-the-scenes tour of the U-505 submarine.