Museum of Science and Industry


Science Storms Unveiling Ceremony

March 18, 2010



Event Essentials


  • Ages:
  • This event is suitable for all ages.
  • Date:
  • March 18, 2010
  • Time:
  • 9:45 AM
  • Location:
  • Main Level, Rotunda
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  • Tickets:
  • This event is FREE.

Be here when Science Storms hits!

Join us for the opening day of our new permanent exhibit, Science Storms. The fun starts at 9:45 a.m. with fire performers, a special presentation and a unique unveiling that will open this exciting new exhibit to the public. Be among the first to experience Science Storms!

Free General Admission on March 18

In celebration of this event, March 18 is a FREE general admission day! Join us to watch the unveiling, then you can stay to explore Science Storms and our other exhibits. The Museum closes at 4 p.m., so make a day of it!

Schedule of Events

  • 9:45 a.m.: Performance by the Pyrotechniq fire troupe in the Museum’s Rotunda.
  • 10:00 a.m.: The unveiling ceremony begins, featuring a very special guest.
  • 10:30 a.m.: Science Storms opens to the public.

Brought to you through the generosity of The Allstate Corporation, The Allstate Foundation, and The Grainger Foundation. Additional major funding provided by the U.S. Department of Energy.


Museum Hours
  • Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 4 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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