Museums in Winnetka, IL

Visit for One, Two, or Four to the Chicago History Museum (50% Off)

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum - Live

Chicago museum brings history to life with 22 million artifacts & topical exhibits, including a look at railroad workers during WWI

$16 $8

Tour of Dawes House/Evanston History Center for 2, 4, or 5–10 People (Up to 45% Off)

Evanston History Center


Visit the National Historic Landmark Dawes House, where more than a century of history about the city is preserved in a beautiful chateau

$40 $22

Visit for Two, Four, or Six to Wonder Works (Up to 29% Off)

Wonder Works Chicago

Wonder Works Chicago

Studio, stage, forest exhibit, building station, fantasy village, and storybook castle welcome hands-on exploring from children and toddlers

$42 $30

Field Museum of Natural History Admission

Field Museum - Chicago


$23.25 $23.25

Visit for Two or Four, or Individual or Family Membership to Museum of Broadcast Communications (Up to 50% Off)

Museum of Broadcast Communications

Near North Side

Artifacts and digitized recordings detail the history of radio and television; interactive station lets visitors anchor their own newscasts

$60 $30

One-Year Individual or Family Membership at the Adler Planetarium (Up to 39% Off)

The Adler Planetarium

Museum Campus

See the Chicago night sky as it looked in 1913, view a Mars rover replica, and explore the makeup of the Universe—from galaxies to atoms

$89 $59

One-Year Individual or Family Membership at International Museum of Surgical Science (56% Off)

International Museum of Surgical Science

Near North Side

More than 600 art pieces and 7,000 medical artifacts—including a working iron lung—trace the advancement of surgery throughout history

$45 $20

Museum Visit for Two or Four or Family or Family Plus Membership to Frontiers of Flight Museum (Up to 40% Off)

Frontiers of Flight Museum

Frontiers of Flight Museum - Northwest Dallas

Collection of aeronautic artifacts houses the Apollo 7 command module, Hindenburg salvage, and more than 30 vintage aircraft

$20 $12

Single-Day Admission for One, Two, or Four or Family Membership to Joliet Area Historical Museum (Up to 62% Off)

Joliet Historical Museum


History museum mines the past of the town of Joliet, its people, and how their stories relate to the whole of American history

$6 $3

Memberships to DuSable Museum of African American History (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.

The DuSable Museum of African American History

Washington Park

Examine tales and artifacts of African American history with studies of African nations, murals, and even an animatronic Harold Washington

$40 $25

Free Kids' Event: Morning Glories at Garfield Park Conservatory Every Monday

Free Kids' Event: Morning Glories

Garfield Park Conservatory

Kids ages 5 and younger dig around in the soil at Garfield Park Conservatory while learning how to plant flowers and greenery

$0 $0

Free Kids' Event: Smart Museum of Art Family Days on the First Saturday of Every Month

Smart Museum of Art Family Days

Smart Museum of Art Family Days

Kids ages 4–12 and their parents unleash their creative juices while making art projects during Family Days at Smart Museum of Art

$0 $0

Museum Admission for Two or Four or One-Year Membership for a Family at Elgin History Museum (Up to 44% Off)

Elgin Area Historical Society

Eastside Elgin

Two floors of history exhibits reflecting Elgin’s rich past, including a collection of Elgin Watches and Elgin Road Race memorabilia

$6 $5

Admission for Two or Four to the Museum of Arts & Play (Up to 53% Off)

Museum of Arts & Play


Museum highlighting the benefits of play boasts everything from vintage toys to pop culture collectibles 

$16 $9

One-Year Individual or Family Membership at The Oriental Institute (Up to 53% Off)

The Oriental Institute

University of Chicago

Exhibit-opening invitations, free audio tours, research-library privileges, and program discounts at a museum of Middle East archaeology

$50 $25

Chicago Walking Tour: Tiffany Treasures

Chicago Architecture Foundation


$29.99 $29.99

Free Kids’ Event: Chicago Children's Museum Free Thursdays 5-8 pm and First Sundays 10am-7pm

Free Event Listings - Chicago

Chicago Children's Museum

Kids from two to teenager find out all about the world at this hands-on museum featuring everything from playgrounds to dinosaur excavations

$0 $0

Chicago Culinary Museum and Chefs Hall of Fame Culinary Experience for One or Two on March 8th, 2017 (47% Off)

Chicago Culinary Museum and Chefs Hall of Fame

Navy Pier

See Chicago Culinary Museum and Chefs Hall of Fame induct notable chefs; open bar & restaurant samples

$95 $50

Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum

Adler Planetarium


$34.95 $34.95

Museum Campus, Gangster, or Fireworks Tour for 1 or 2 from Absolutely Chicago Segway Tours (Up to 18% Off)

Absolutely Chicago Segway Tours


Ride up to some of Chicago’s most iconic landmarks during Museum Campus, Gangster history tours, and fireworks displays

$68 $68

"The Epic of Gilgamesh as Told by Mr. George Smith, Associate Curator for the British Museum (Deceased)" - Saturday October 29, 2016 / 7:30pm

Berger Park - Coach House

Far North Side

$20 $13.75

Museums & Parks at Sunset Tour

Bobby's Chicago Bike Hike


$42.05 $42.05

"Nature on Tap" - Thursday November 3, 2016 / 6:00pm

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

$12 $4.50

One Haunted House VIP or Regular Ultimate Ticket at Dungeon of Doom (Up to 20% Off)

Dungeon of Doom


Characters such as Dr. Killpatient, Ravage, and Shank the Clown terrify visitors across a 42,000 sq. ft. haunted house

$30 $25

VIP Admission for One or Two to the Midnight Terror Haunted House (Up to 46% Off)

Midnight Terror Haunted House

Midnight Terror Haunted House

VIP ticket holders skip straight to the front of the line at this haunted house; inside, 30 terrifying rooms await fright-seekers

$35 $19

Two-Hour Walking Ghost Tour of Aurora or Naperville for One, Two, or Four from Haunted Hometowns (Up to 56% Off)

Haunted Hometowns, Corp.

Multiple Locations

Ghost-seekers clutch EMF meters on lantern-lit tours through historic and haunted sites as guides relate tales of local specters

$20 $12

Admission for Adults and Children to Safari Lake Geneva (Up to 45% Off), Valid Monday-Friday

Safari Lake Geneva

Lake Geneva

Wisconsin’s only safari park features animals from the region and around the world, including zebras, bison, antelope, and ostriches

$39.90 $29

Moonlit Cemetery Tour Admission for One or Two from Afterlife Tours, Inc. (Up to 52% Off)

Afterlife Tours, Inc.

Multiple Locations

Investigate spirits while exploring the historic—and reportedly haunted—landmark of Oakwood Cemetery by moonlight in a guided tour

$40 $20

24- or 48-Hour Passes to Guided Tours from Chicago Trolley & Double Decker Co. (Up to 29% Off)

Chicago Trolley & Double Decker Co.

Multiple Locations

Guides narrate sights of the Windy City as double deckers cruise to multiple stops downtown with “hop on hop off” access

$45 $32

25% Cash Back at Duffy's Tavern and Grille

Duffy's Tavern and Grille

North Side

Claim this deal and get 25% cash back rewards when you pay with your linked Visa card at Duffy’s Tavern and Grille

$0 $0

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  • Kohl Children's Museum
    With more than 23,000 square feet of public space, Kohl Children's Museum gives its young visitors plenty of rooms in which to play. The kid-focused facility houses 16 permanent exhibits for infants and children up to 8 years of age, each filled with hands-on activities designed to encourage learning and exploration. City on the Move helps children learn about Chicago by challenging them to build city scenes from geometric shapes or crank an electricity-generating wheel to power a pretend John Hancock Center. Kids can disappear into camouflage in Nature Explorers, move musical notes to create melodies in Ravinia Festival Music Makers, or explore the rotating temporary exhibits.
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    Glenview, IL US
  • The Grove Beer Festival
    By the Numbers: The Grove Beer Festival 35 different breweries on-hand 70 varieties of beer, wine, and cider to sample 3 oz. pours for each beer tasting 2,000+ attendees 143 acres of preserved prairie land to explore 1800s-era buildings make for a unique beer fest 100% of proceeds go to the Grove Heritage Association
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    Glenview, IL US
  • Mitchell Museum of the American Indian
    It started in 1977, with a donation by philanthropists John Mayo and Betty Seabury Mitchell of approximately 3,000 artifacts to found the Mitchell Museum of the American Indian. Since its inception, the museum has sought to broaden the public's understanding of the continent's cultural diversity of American Indian and First Nation peoples. To that end, it showcases the historical and artistic achievements of the Native American and First Nations peoples of the present-day United States and Canada. Donations over the decades have helped swell the meticulously preserved permanent collection to more than 10,000 objects. Consisting of pieces from tribes throughout the Woodlands, Plains, Southwest, Pacific Northwest, and Arctic regions of North America, the collection has a broad-based appeal for researchers, knowledge-hungry visitors, and the culturally curious. Baskets, pottery, clothing, paintings, beadwork, carvings, and archaeological and ethnographic artifacts dating from Paleo-Indian times to the present fill the display cases. Additionally, the museum features special areas where guests can touch and handle Native-made tools and raw materials—including snakeskins, birch bark, and turquoise—that the Native American and First Nations peoples historically would have used in everyday life. Temporary exhibits explore specific themes, such as the cultural identity of mixed race Native peoples and the traditions of storytelling in Native culture.
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    Evanston, IL US
  • Evanston History Center
    The Evanston History Center covers the history of the city of Evanston—but with roots going back nearly 120 years, the Center almost deserves a historical society of its own. It's headquartered in the National Landmark home of Charles Gates Dawes, the Vice President under Calvin Coolidge. In addition to the physical building and the collection of art and artifacts, the Center also leads walking architecture tours, music performances, and ice cream socials. Size: six bedrooms, seven bathrooms, 11 fireplaces, two parlors, a library, a dining room, a billiard room, and a ballroom, though it doesn't have a virtual golf center Eye Catcher: the house itself: a 3.5-story chateau that visitors can explore on docent-led tours every Thursday through Sunday Permanent Mainstay: Milestones and Memories, a second-floor exhibit featuring such artifacts as a surgeon's case, and paintings from several centuries throughout the house Don't Miss: live events, such as a lecture series on the role of WWI in the history of the city, holiday parties and ice cream socials, and walking tours exploring architecture, the lakefront, and women's history
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    Evanston, IL US
  • Dave's Down To Earth Rock Shop
    If you're having a clothing crisis, focus on accessories instead. Dress your look up or down with trendy jewels from Evanston's Dave's Down To Earth Rock Shop. Adorn your space with something one-of-a-kind. This store is known for its beautiful, handcrafted works of art. Convenient parking spaces are located nearby to Dave's Down To Earth Rock Shop. For special occasion pieces or everyday jewelry to add to your wardrobe, come browse the collection at Dave's Down To Earth Rock Shop.
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    Evanston, IL US
  • Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art
    Among the treasures of Evanston, Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art stands as a must-see museum. Enjoy a movie or two when you bring your car to the Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art's excellent drive-in theater. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Evanston, IL US