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Providing unique experiences designed to spark scientific inquiry and creativity since 1933.
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Nobody does the holidays like MSI. The beloved Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light celebration provides a dazzling display of cultural traditions to make your season even brighter. Bring the spirit home with optional photo sessions with our 40-foot Grand Tree … or even the Jolly One himself.
Holidays at MSI
Journey to the wild and awe-inspiring continent at the bottom of the world.
Dissect a cow eyeball in this hands-on lab.
We're partnering with Science News to celebrate the magazine's 100 years.
Uncover captivating mysteries of the cosmos.
A tale of science, culture and thrilling adventure.
From field trips to teacher resources, MSI provides learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom—because improving science education is critical.
This might be my most favorite museum in Chicago. [MSI has] done a lot to take it beyond the '80s style exhibits into more, flashy 21st century displays.
The best way to describe my experience at the Museum of Science and Industry is 'Wow!'
Crete, Illinois, United States
If you haven’t been to MSI in a while, it might be time to stop on by and see what’s new.
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