Nature museum hosts living and educational exhibits on the natural world including a butterfly haven and a native prairie.
About This Deal
Choose from Four Options
- $11 for general admission for two ($18 value)
- $18 for general admission for four ($36 value)
- $32.99 for a one-year family membership ($60 value)
- $55 for a two-year family membership ($110 value)
General admission allows access to a number of exhibits. Family memberships grant unlimited general admission for two adults and all children 18 years old or younger living in the same household. Members also receive benefits including discounts, a monthly e-newsletter, and admission to other museums around the world.
About Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
For 160 years, The Chicago Academy of Sciences / Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum has been connecting Chicagoans to nature and science. Wonder is in their nature at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, where there’s always something new to discover. The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum is a family-friendly experience filled with exhibits that let visitors explore the flora, fauna, and ecology of the Great Lakes region. Bask in the warmth of the tropical Judy Istock Butterfly Haven, home to more than 1,000 fluttering butterflies. Touch a live snake, meet gorgeous and exotic birds, and even see scientists engaged in real taxidermy. With over 15 exhibits to discover, the Nature Museum is the ideal family outing.
Don’t miss the new exhibit, Birds of Paradise, where the beautiful plumage, wild dances, and wacky behaviors of the extravagant birds of New Guinea are just the beginning of the fun. Challenge your family and friends to a bird-like dance off, test your bird photography skills, play interactive games, and learn about other extreme examples of avian evolution; open for a limited time.
Learn more about all the Nature Museum has to offer, and view a calendar of our daily and special programming at naturemuseum.org.