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Adler Planetarium Admission
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1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605-2489
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Chicago Architecture River Cruise
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Get views of Chicago’s most famous buildings, as well as insider info from an expert guide, on this architecture-focused cruise. See all the most important buildings on one tour, a hard-to-accomplish task on foot. View the skyline from the Chicago River while listening to live commentary. Snap photos of the Willis (Sears) Tower, Old Post Office, 360 Chicago Observation Deck, Wrigley Building, and more.
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Ken D wrote a review Mar 2020
Beavercreek, Ohio113 contributions7 helpful votes
Being retired military, entrance to the Planetarium was inexpensive as the museum entrance fee is waived for up to five guests for Active Military and Veteran’s. We only paid for the show we saw “Destination Solar System”. It was in the domed Grainger Theater and better suited
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from AdlerPlanet, General Manager at Adler Planetarium
Responded Mar 19, 2020
Thank you for the review! We're so happy that you were able to take advantage of our military discount. Come back soon!
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Camila wrote a review Mar 2020
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The planetarium is good, the shows that we saw are also good, it is informative and interactive, but I think it is not worth the money, it is too expensive for what it is. We wouldn’t go again as there are many other things to do in Chicago.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from AdlerPlanet, General Manager at Adler Planetarium
Responded Mar 20, 2020
We truly appreciate the feedback. We are always looking for ways to improve our visitor experience, so thank you for taking the time to give us your thoughts.
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joanna877 wrote a review Mar 2020
New Buffalo2 contributions
We were hoping to go and see 4 shows so I bought an unlimited package for the whole family. Starting at 12:15 pm show we thought that the show was not as interesting as we expected and my 7 and 8 year old were rather bored. The 1:30pm show was a little better, guided more
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from AdlerPlanet, General Manager at Adler Planetarium
Responded Mar 20, 2020
So sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your experience at the Adler. We’re always looking for ways to improve our guest experience and welcome any feedback or more information about your visit via an email to communications@adlerplanetarium.org. Thanks for your time!
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Ayanna G wrote a review Mar 2020
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I took my son for his birthday as he loves Space. He had an amazing time. The solar system exhibit was awesome and the sky show "Destination Solar System" made his day!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from AdlerPlanet, General Manager at Adler Planetarium
Responded Mar 9, 2020
Thank you for the lovely review. We're so happy that you and your soon enjoyed Destination Solar System! Keep looking up :).
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Ian B wrote a review Mar 2020
Sixpenny Handley, United Kingdom84 contributions29 helpful votes
Interesting museum with helpful staff. The shows are extra but essential for a good visit. I was expecting to find a dome with stars on it, but that is not what the have.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from AdlerPlanet, General Manager at Adler Planetarium
Responded Mar 9, 2020
Thank you for the review! If you're looking to experience a dome show with stars, we highly recommend "Skywatch Live." This show is full of stars and reveals to the viewer what the Chicago night sky would look like without any light pollution. Thanks again for the review. Keep looking up!
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