Very large place with something for everyone. Took transit because its a bit out of the way from downtown, but worth the trip.
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We have been here a couple of times. This last time we had a 3 year old, a five year old and an 8 year old with us. They are all asking when we can go back! Such a good variety of exhibits and hands...More
We visited on a Monday, got there right at opening. No waiting for tickets, we purchased the "Robot Revolution" and the "U-505 Submarine On boad tour". Very clean and we'll staffed. The submarine tour was very interesting and well worth the extra $12per person. The...More
We lucked out getting to the museum when they had on display all of the Christmas trees from around the world, and their giant tree lit and ready for viewing - gorgeous. Spent over 4 hours here and our almost 13 year old granddaughter loved...More
Experience was very good. MSI appeared clean despite being crowded. Our 9 year old found plenty of engaging interesting items. The opportunity to engage with staff was great too. Lots a great learning opportunities and different mediums for learning types. My disappointment with MSI is...More
Took my wife here for the first time this weekend and even though I have been there several times as a kid, this place still delivers in this educational experience. It seems far better suited for full families with kids, but we still enjoyed ourselves.
I have visited here a few times over the years, but my recent trip was for the first time in a while. They had just put out the Christmas tree exhibit for this year, so I really enjoyed looking at those. They also had two...More
Rarely do museums combine beauty, education, and entertainment as well as the Museum of Science and Industry. We stared in the city and found that the museum was easily accessible from Metra. My child really enjoyed the giant hampster wheel!
My husband and I traveled to Chicago with our 3 grandsons (ages 12-15), and it was unanimous to visit MSI again. This time we were smart and bought our tickets before our trip, so we would not be disappointed with sell outs. The only hiccup...More
On our visit to Chicago this weekend a highlight was the Museum of Science and Industry. So much history and hands on. The U505 was amazing, the Spitfire, the Stuka and many more echibits. I recommend highly especially to Veterans. There is something for everyone...More