Museum of Science and Industry

National Chemistry Week Celebration: Chemistry Day

October 25, 2014

Event Essentials

  • Ages:
  • This event is suitable for all ages.
  • Date:
  • October 25, 2014
  • Time:
  • 10:00 AM
  • Location:
  • Main Level, West Pavilion
    Museum Map
  • Tickets:
  • Included with Museum Entry

Events from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Discover the sweet side of chemistry!

The Chicago Section of the American Chemical Society celebrates National Chemistry Week with Chemistry Day - an event full of hands-on activities and experiments, lectures and demonstrations, a "Chemistry Idol" competition between rival teams of high school chem-demo performers, and the opportunity to meet real scientists from a diverse range of chemical professions. This year's theme is "The Sweet Side of Chemistry - Candy," so expect a lot of tasty science!

This event is included in Museum Entry.

National Chemistry Week: October 19-25, 2014

For more National Chemistry Week information, including activites and contests, visit

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  • Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
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Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
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