• Adler in the Spring
    Gemini 12 Capsule at the Adler
    Planet Explorers
    Planet Explorer Backpack
    Planet Explorers X-Movers
    The Universe: A Walk through Space and Time
    The Universe: A Walk through Space and Time screen
    Adler Sundial
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
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    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: