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The Field Museum

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1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605-2827
+1 312-922-9410
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One of America's premier natural history museums, the Field's "Live over Time" exhibit now houses "Sue," the largest and most complete Tyrannosaurus rex ever discovered.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605-2827
South Loop
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Reviewed 1 week ago

"Sue", the famous T-Rex has not left the building, but has been dismantled and will soon be resurrected in a new exhibit opening in March 2019. Once you acclimate to the gigantic dimensions of the Field, you recognize that lots of the exhibits are dated...More

Thank Susanne T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a rainy day in Chicago so we decided to spend time indoors at the Field Museum. It was $24/adult and $7 add-on's for additional exhibits and movies. The museum was pretty cool... it houses the first skeletal human found named Lucy, and the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a rainy Saturday in April the museum area was crowded. We went to the Fields and were pleasantly surprised. A couple hours are not enough. Plan on at least 3 to 4 hours to give you the chance to experience and explore especially if...More

Thank RJames1950
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the museum with 25 students from our high school. The Mummies exhibit is quite good. There is so much to see, you would need days to fully explore the entire group of exhibits. Several of us tried the Virtual Reality “ride” and it...More

Thank Bill H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are plenty of other very good exhibits including the Egyptian mummies another Natural History exhibits... But it was very disappointing not to see the T-rex skeleton.. The docents are very knowledgeable

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great day at the museum with plenty of exhibits to visit. The 3D show was really impressive and informative. Everyone really welcoming and nice.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Field is housed in a beautiful building and has some amazing displays. We used CityPass, which was a great value as some of the exhibits have additional cost but are included in the Pass. I enjoyed the Egyptian exhibits and my daughter liked the gems...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the New Mummy exhibit that began on March 16th....also liked the lion exhibit.....highly recommend this museum

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

History of the planet, mass extinctions, dinosaurs, birds, gems, jade, culture, mummies, artifacts, doesn't get much better.

Thank LM S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Field Museum is great - so much to see. We were there 4 hours and left without seeing it all. If you are going to visit other attractions, I suggest the City Pass as it will help you get into the Field Museum quicker....More

Thank Sandra A
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Kathleen M
16 March 2018|
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Response from jen d | Reviewed this property |
Lo, I like the way you think! It quite reasonably could have been called Sioux, but it was named after Sue Hendrickson, the paleontologist who found her.
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schaefercj
10 March 2018|
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Response from Cindy G | Reviewed this property |
I agree, take Uber X for your group. Transit options still have some walking involved and lots of waiting. 45 minutes or more to get to your destination. Uber X 15 or 20 minutes. I rented a bike and rode but for a group that... More
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rbrthcoop
19 February 2018|
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Response from Milena H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is a parking lot adjacent to the museum, but I'm not sure if it's free or paid, because I took the metro and then the bus
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