A tale of science, culture and thrilling adventure.Volcanoes
Your Spring Break Destination
Until warmer weather is here, travel across the ocean and back in time to Pompeii: The Exhibition, the ancient city both destroyed and preserved by nature's forces. And Lonely Planet says "not to miss" Mold-A-Rama™: Molded for the Future, which brings a little heat of its own.
Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation
Michael Jordan to the Max
Relive MJ's last run to the NBA Finals.Michael Jordan to the Max
Passport to the Universe
Explore your place as a citizen of the cosmos.Passport to the Universe
Spend the night at the Museum and explore after hours!Learn more
Experience the peak power of the human spirit.Everest
Inspiring the Next Generation of Innovators
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. Rachel Azark CBS Chicago
The best way to describe my experience at the Museum of Science and Industry is 'Wow!' Clinton W 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. Marielle Shaw Chicagoist.com
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