Museum of Science and Industry

Stan: Visiting Hours

Live Science Experience Essentials

  • Ages:
  • This live science experience is suitable for Grades 4-8, Grades 9-12, Adults.
  • Duration:
  • 10 minutes
  • Location:
  • Balcony Level, Abbott Hall
    Museum Map

Put your finger on the pulse of medical technology by paying a visit to iStan, our Human Patient Simulator!  Get a hands-on introduction to the same incredible technology that medical schools use to train doctors and nurses. Feel his pulse, see him blink, or watch iStan experience a medical emergency. Stop by Visiting Hours and see how iStan is feeling today!

There is no charge for this program, which is offered in the YOU! Lab located within the YOU! The Experience exhibit on Balcony Level 3.


Daily at 3 p.m.
Also at 1:30 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 January 3
    Daily* from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    * 12/24, 12/31, 1/1—closing 4 p.m.;
    Closed on Christmas Day
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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