Adler Planetarium
  • The Adler Planetarium—America’s First Planetarium—is more than a museum; it is a laboratory, a classroom, and a community exploring the Universe together. Each year, over 550,000 visitors experience the museum’s interactive exhibitions, live planetarium shows, hands-on, minds-on STEM education programs, and world-class collections. The museum's scientists, historians, and educators inspire the next generation of explorers and invite you to explore space with us.The Adler is located on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago's Museum Campus. Please visit for admission rates, hours and more information.
    Facility Amenities
    • Group Menu:
    General Facility Details
    • ADA Compliant:
    • Family-friendly:
    • Food On-site: Restaurant
    • Restaurant(s) On-site:
    Group Amenities
    • Average Visit/Tour Length: 2 - 2.5 hours
    • Complimentary Policy: Tour Directors only
    • Group Capacity: 250
    • Separate Group Entrance:
  • Facility Meeting Space Details
    • Buy-out Max Capacity: 1200
    • Complete Buy-out Available:
    • Exhibit Space Available:
    • In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s):
    • Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated): 375
    • Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing): 1200
    • Max Venue Capacity: 200
    • On-Site Catering:
    • Outside Reception Space Available:
    • Private Meeting Space Available:
    Largest Meeting Room Details
    • Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated): 375
    • Largest Room, Max Capacity: 1200
    • Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing): 496