- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
- Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
New Field Museum Exhibit Features Poems Inspired By Museum Attractions For National Poetry Month
Museum favorites, including SUE the T. rex, have poetry inspired by them near their displays. The poems were written by Field poet-in-residence Eric Elshtain.
Field Museum Celebrating Andean New Year Sunday With Chicago Indigenous Kichwa Group
The new year’s celebration called Mushuk Nina will be celebrated with performances, dances and presentations.
‘Jurassic Oceans’ Show Coming To Field Museum In February
The exhibit opens Feb. 25 and will feature fossils, CGI projections and replicas of marine reptiles and other animals from the Jurassic time period.
The Field Museum Is Offering Free Days In January And February. Here’s The Schedule
The free-day tickets cannot be reserved in advance and will only be available on-site to Illinois residents.
Field Museum Will Have Free Admission Friday For CPS Students And Their Families
Museum officials are encouraging students and their families to visit after getting vaccinated against COVID-19.
Field Museum Celebrates Native American Heritage Month In Person And Online
The museum is spotlighting its Indigenous staff and the work they do for Native American Heritage Month.
The Field Museum Needs Your Help This Weekend To Catalog And Share Its Massive Collection
The effort is part of WeDigBio, where members of the public get to review Field specimens and enter information about them into an online database.
Newly Discovered Fancy-Feathered Fossil Bird Has A Field Museum Link
Jingmai O'Connor of The Field Museum, co-wrote a study on the recently discovered Yuanchuavis fossil bird, which lived during the Early Cretaceous period.
There Are Spotted Skunks That Do Handstands — But They’re Struggling. A Local Researcher Is Helping Save Them
Researchers said designating Plains spotted skunks as their own species and adding them to the endangered list could help save the flashy mammals.
Up To 200 Birds A Night Die Crashing Into McCormick Place Windows. Turning Off Half The Lights Could Save Them, Study Finds
A new study shows birds are attracted to lit windows — which results in deadly collisions. Turning off half the lights at McCormick Place could result in a nearly 60 percent drop in birds crashing, Field Museum researchers found.
Field Museum Reopening Thursday After Being Closed For Months Due To Coronavirus
The museum will open to members starting Thursday and to the general public Saturday. Admission will be free Monday and Jan. 28.
What Did SUE The T. Rex Look Like When Alive? New Field Model Shows Dino With Skin, Eyes
Of course, the model also shows SUE chomping down on another dinosaur.
Field Museum Reopening Next Week With Social Distancing
People can buy tickets online starting July 9. Illinois first responders, teachers and health care workers will have free admission July 24-Aug. 9.
What’s Inside A Mummy? Field Museum Will Let You Explore 3D Models Of Mummies From Your Couch
People will be able to use newly released software to look at detailed 3D models of the interior of the Field Museum's mummies and other items.
Field Museum Hosting Blood Drives To Help During Coronavirus Pandemic
You can donate blood in the museum's famed Stanley Hall to help during the coronavirus pandemic.
SUE The T-Rex Explores The Field Museum (And Meets Some Penguins)
A video shows someone in a dinosaur costume looking at exhibits in the closed museum's Hall of Birds.
Move Over, T. Rex: Field Museum Is Bringing In Ocean Dinosaurs For Special Exhibit
The exhibit, which opens this summer, will feature models and fossils of ancient creatures.
Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium And Field Museum Will Be Free For MLK Day Monday
The museums all have several free days coming up.
Field Museum Will Give You A Behind-The-Scenes Tour Of Its Huge Collection — If You Volunteer This Week
The museum is hosting an event, WeDigBio, where volunteers can help digitize information on its fossils, plants and other specimens.
You Can Smell SUE The T. Rex’s Nasty Breath, Feel Dinosaur Skin At New Field Museum Stations
Meant to smell like the plants and flesh SUE ate, it's definitely "putrid," the Field Museum promises.