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Chicago Sports Museum

835 N Michigan Ave, Level 7, Water Tower Place, Chicago, IL 60611-2203
+1 312-202-0500
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The Chicago Sports Museum is located on the top floor (7th floor) of the Water Tower Plaza (across... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
San Diego, California
Chicagos trophys

Walked down to the museum from my hotel just to kill time before lunch! I believe the tickets were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phuket Town, Thailand
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The 8,000 square foot Chicago Sports Museum offers a highly interactive experience for visitors to explore the legends and lore of Chicago sports. It combines hi-tech interactive experiences-including skill challenges and simulated experiences-with unique sports memorabilia and an impressive collection of game-used treasures and other artifacts. Admission to the Chicago Sports Museum is complimentary with a purchase at Harry Caray's 7th Inning Stretch! Admission: $10 for adults 12 and up $6 for children 3 to 11 $6 for seniors Free for children under 3
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  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:30 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
835 N Michigan Ave, Level 7, Water Tower Place, Chicago, IL 60611-2203
+1 312-202-0500
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Chicago Sports Museum is located on the top floor (7th floor) of the Water Tower Plaza (across the street from the Water Tower historical sight). The cost to enter is $10 unless you purchase something from the Harry Carey Restaurant (located right by the...More

Thank russcox
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked down to the museum from my hotel just to kill time before lunch! I believe the tickets were 10 dollars. Inside was all types of Chicago's sports teams. Very impressive with all the winning teams being honored! Baseball, football,basketball and hockey! If you like...More

Thank Steady2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my fiancé had an entire itinerary planned for us for a 3 day weekend and she had this on the list, its hard to find and its on the 7th floor of a mall so I was leery but when I got there, it was...More

Thank robert R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the museum I was interested in going to so while we were shopping I said let's walk up to the Water Tower Mall. We ate at Harry Carey's because we were starving (and admission was free into the museum). After we ate we...More

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Third time trying to go here and it is always closed for "private event". What a joke. This is not a museum it is a venue for private functions. Don't waste your time.

Thank Marc S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

A small "museum" with some really interesting items and exhibits. I spent about an hour here looking and interacting with everything. I saw items from the cubs world series win, MJ, and every other chicago team. There's a small exhibit on curses and superstitions. Its...More

Thank Adam P
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Located in the water tower mall, this was a great place to host our company function. Not only is there a lot of memorabilia, but there are A number of interactive experiences. The views of the lake and are also awesome.

Thank TheMcLeanVAFive
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Interactive. Very fun place. Went through first then ate at resteraunt . Kids went back and hung out in museum while waiting on food.

Thank Allison J
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Great and fun place. Interactive, stations. The hockey one was not the best. The NHRA one had non working lamps. Otherwise great venue

Thank Loouis S
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This museum is located next to the Harry Caray's inside Water Tower Place. You get in for free if you eat at the restaurant or its $6 per adult. The museum is small but highly interactive. There are several displays to compare the size of...More

Thank aarroyo9
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