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Museum of Science and Industry

10,908 Reviews

Museum of Science and Industry

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90-min Chicago River Architecture Tour
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Explore all three branches of the Chicago River on a journey through the heart of the city. This riverboat excursion introduces passengers to Chicago’s legendary architecture, narrated by a professionally trained architectural guide. Outdoor and climate-controlled indoor seating is first-come, first-served so it’s best to book ahead. It’s a unique way to see the city.
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My college-aged daughter and I love to stop by this museum whenever we are in town. They have so many exhibits, and the price is reasonable. Our last visit was shortly before things were closed for safety in the pandemic. We visiting a couple of the new and temporary exhibits,
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This is a large museum with lots of great exhibits. My wife and I enjoyed all the varied areas, including automotive, aircraft, submarine, train and many hands on items.
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Started going here as a child, and I am now 72 and still enjoying going, I especially love Finigan's Ice Cream Parlor, their Banana Split is really great and so is their "tin roof" Sunday. I do miss some of the older exhibits, like the ones in the "hall of transportation". I
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Highly recommended. The place is huge and very hands on, fun experience. They have many diffrent exhibitions (space, WWII with an actual submarine, genetics, a pretty cool toy maker, storms, farms, transportation, human body/experiences) everything is very interesting and you
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I absolutely love this museum. I have a soft spot for science museums in general, but this one is stunning. They have plenty of hands-on exhibits, which is really the best way to learn science - including planting flower seeds to create a garden, looking at the DNA of things,
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