Museum of Science and Industry


Palace of Fine Arts in LEGO

November 4, 2010 - November 7, 2010



Event Essentials


  • Ages:
  • This event is suitable for all ages.
  • Date:
  • November 4-7, 2010
  • Location:
  • Main Level, Rotunda
    Museum Map
  • Tickets:
  • Included with Museum Entry
Schedule

Unveiling
Thursday, November 4 at 10 a.m.

On display
November 4 - 7

Join us for the unveiling event, November 4 at 10 a.m.!

Watch as LEGO Master and architect Adam Reed Tucker unveils his latest large-scale masterpiece: the Palace of Fine Arts building from the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition. After the World’s Fair, the Fine Arts building became home to the Field Columbian Museum and finally, after significant renovation, the Museum of Science and Industry. A result of more than 225 build hours and 18,500 LEGO pieces, this is one work of imagination you won’t want to miss.

Free with general admission/membership.

This Weekend, All's Fair That World's Fair
Don't miss our special "Explore the White City" presentations.

Museum Hours
  • Extended hours through Sept. 1:
    Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
More Information

Museum Location
Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
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