Swim with the world's largest animals.Blue Whales
Time for a Summer Plan
Need summer activities? For young scientists, think MSI camps, including our new Fab Lab Jr. Camp. For outdoor types, see our Museum Garden evening events with Silverroom and Story Collider. For active-duty military, we’re proudly part of the Blue Star Museums program.
Blue Whales: Return of the Giants
Give your young scientist a camp experience this summer!MSI Camps
Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation
A tale of science, culture and thrilling adventure.Volcanoes
Spend the night at the Museum and explore after hours!Learn more
Passport to the Universe
Travel through the observable universe to explore our "cosmic address."Passport to the Universe
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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Help us transform lives through the power of science and science education—inside the Museum, in our schools and beyond—with your support of MSI.