Museum of Science and Industry

Earth Revealed: Live

Live Science Experience Essentials

  • Ages:
  • This live science experience is suitable for all ages.
  • Duration:
  • 15 minutes
  • Location:
  • Main Level, Earth Revealed
    Museum Map

Get an up-close view of planet Earth from the outside looking in. Breathtaking images projected onto a suspended sphere show data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, so you can see the Earth’s atmosphere, ocean currents, and more.

Join us for a live show and witness dangerous storms forming in real time, see the earthquakes that are happening under your feet, or soar through our solar system looking for signs of life.


Daily at 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. (on days when the Museum closes at 5:30 p.m.)
Also at 1 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday

For up-to-date information, please see the schedule at the Information Desk on Main Level 2. Please note that the schedule is subject to change.

Museum Hours
  • through December 20:
    Monday - Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Saturday - Sunday: 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
Getting Here

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